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thump

[thəmp]
(engineering acoustics)
Low-frequency transient disturbance in a system or transducer characterized audibly by the vocal imitation of the word.

thump

A meteorological reading for temperature, humidity, and pressure.
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Between each rod sweep, the lure should rise off the bottom several inches and suspend for a few seconds with the tail thumping as the rod tip is raised.
Apart from the Cuba thumping, they have found it increasingly difficult to break their opponents down and, with Honduras's campaign having followed a similar pattern, it could be a low-scoring encounter that may need longer than 90 minutes to settle.
Top-of-the-table Hutches ended the season in the way they have spent most of it - winning - thumping new boys Moleicester City 12-4.
Sam Tuitupou joined the try bonanza with a thumping run before Gear, on the right wing, eluded two tacklers to score.
Gareth Thomas, director of retail operations for the John Lewis department store chain, said, 'The final week of clearance ended on a very high note, with a thumping gain of 16.
And then as you go from process to process, there's lots more thumping.
A new study proposes scaring marauding gangs of kangaroos away from farms and other private property by playing recordings of their own thumping feet.
Any hopes that my students might share my passion for the thumping bass lines were dashed when Eric told me in no uncertain terms to 'turn that noise off'.
Lawmakers in Delaware believe the public has had enough of so-called "boom cars" whose drivers blast loud music from their stereo systems, usually emphasizing the thumping bass sounds.
He reported that "things began tilting to the left" 4 weeks earlier and that his vestibular symptoms and tinnitus had returned; he said that the thumping had become more noticeable and that it was now present in both ears, more so on the left.
This production from Rick Pier 0'Neil of RPO Traxx Studios features some of the latest electronic drum samplers, machines and equipment that generate the percussive sounds of this thumping genre.
At the other end Scott Patterson hit a thumping 30-yard free-kick that keeper Graham Potter did well to parry.