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See also: pulsé
pulse (plural pulses)
- Any annual legume yielding from 1 to 12 grains or seeds of variable size, shape and colour within a pod, and used as food for humans or animals.
- (physiology) A normally regular beat felt when arteries are depressed, caused by the pumping action of the heart.
- A beat or throb.
- (music) The beat or tactus of a piece of music.
- An autosoliton.
regular beat caused by the heart
- to beat, to throb, to flash.
- In the dead of night, all was still but the pulsing light.
- to flow, particularly of blood.
- Hot blood pulses through my veins.
- to emit in discrete quantities
- pulse in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- pulse in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- DeLone et. al. (Eds.) (1975). Aspects of Twentieth-Century Music. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall. ISBN 0130493465.
- first-person singular present subjunctive of pulsar
- third-person singular present subjunctive of pulsar
- first-person singular imperative of pulsar
- third-person singular imperative of pulsar
pulse (infinitive pulsar)