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pulsation

[pəl′sā·shən]
(physiology)
A beating or throbbing, usually rhythmic, as of the heart or an artery.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

pulsation

In a furnace, the panting of the flames; an indication of rapid, cyclical changes of pressure in the furnace.
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Pulsate said it intends to use the funds to accelerate the development of its product and to increase business in the US.
Montgomery explains that of the white dwarfs that pulsate, a subset of them pulsate so regularly that astronomers can use the dead stars as precision timepieces.
The cost of the equipment to use pulsate symmetry might be as high as $25,000 per unit.
A white dwarf star pulsates or quakes as waves of energy travel through it.
In response, he provides both a description of the rhetorical brilliance of the Qur'an which "seizes the human heart" and "draws intellect" (sic) as well as a description of the rituals of Islam that he argues "pulsate with movement" to argue against the "inert" quality Gutas assigns to essentialized Islam (232).
Infinitesimal flashes of celestial bodies reach us from the darkness, stellar lights that pulsate with energy.
That sudden explosion causes surrounding air molecules to pulsate outward like ocean waves until they reach your ears, which then translate the waves into an electrical message interpreted by your brain.
"It really makes one's heart pulsate with pride," Gooding writes during combat training in 1863," ...
Clack and her team suggest that each stapes was embedded in a membrane that sealed the air-filled chamber As a result, the air bubble housed in each cavity would pulsate in response to sound waves, causing the membrane to oscillate and enabling the animal to hear.
Nevertheless, the work continues to open a space where the legible and the visible pulsate together.