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pulse

noun

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a rhythmic expanding and contracting
  • his resting pulse rate is much lower than that of most men his age

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pulse

verb

Synonyms of pulse (Entry 2 of 2)

to expand and contract in a rhythmic manner
  • blood vessels pulsing in time with the heartbeat

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The first known use of pulse was in the 13th century

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“Pulse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pulse. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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