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What is another word for pulse?

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Noun
A rhythmical throb or palpitation
“First he checks the pulse of my left wrist, then the pulse from my right wrist.”
Noun
A musical beat or rhythm
“Gardiner's performances have tremendous drive and energy, yet he knows how to slow the pulse and allow his soloists to shine in the quieter moments.”
Noun
A short burst of sound, light or energy
“Each time it stroked the crystal, the stone emitted a pulse of light, like it was communicating with some faraway receiver.”
Noun
A vibration, typically in quick steady pulses
“The repetitious monotone pulse from the machine at the head of Lennie's bed changed its pattern.”
Noun
A distinct emphasis given to a syllable or word in speech by stress or pitch
Noun
A sudden and brief burst of bright light
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Noun
Speed of heartbeat
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A dissipative soliton
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Any of many dried husked pulses
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Physical or mental energy or vigor
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Noun
A regular short, sharp sound, especially that made by a clock or watch
Verb
To throb or palpitate
“She felt a steady thumping and Cain's hand seemed to pulse with each thump.”
Verb
To vibrate, especially rhythmically or in steady pulses
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“Not yet settled into the stolid sameness of midlife, the leaves pulse with every shade and hue, surrounding us with a fluttering, dappled sea of green.”
Verb
To be in a state of great activity
Verb
To sway to and fro
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