pulsation


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pulsation

[pəl′sā·shən]
(physiology)
A beating or throbbing, usually rhythmic, as of the heart or an artery.

pulsation

In a furnace, the panting of the flames; an indication of rapid, cyclical changes of pressure in the furnace.
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5T is the world's first turbocharged engine with the ability to change the degree of exhaust pulsation depending on engine speed.
The B filter is preferred as pulsation amplitude changes are more obvious than in the V filter.
The hydraulic accumulator is one of the hydraulic elements of the system that will be used to reduce pressure and speed pulsation inside it; thus, the selection and workflow modelling have a significant influence on the stability of the entire system.
From the viewpoint of Taoist sexology, orgasm is defined by the pulsation of sexual energy and is not to be confused with ejaculation, which releases seed essence out the "ancestral muscle" or "jade stalk" (penis).
Both HD199122 and HD213617 are found to be periodic with frequencies within the characteristic range of g-mode pulsation for either the Slowly Pulsating B Stars (SPBs) or the Gamma Doradus stars.
The Sentry XP pulsation dampener from Blacoh Fluid Control is specifically designed for heavy duty and high-pressure applications up to 4000 PSI.
This complexity translates as a pulsation, a result very different from the strobe effect ordinarily used to transmit code visually.
As well as accurate recording of individual milk yields and butterfat sampling, it also controls automatic cluster removal and pulsation.
DAIRY equipment specialist, Fullwood, is offering its new Legato electronic pulsation system at a special price to customers wishing to update their milking systems with the latest technology.
The five lobe rotors are designed to minimize pulsation.
Immune to vibration and pulsation, the electronic sensor cannot be shaken out of calibration or broken from continuous stress.
A pulsation damper is available for all sizes and materials.