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pulsebeat

[puhls-beet] /ˈpʌlsˌbit/
noun
1.
pulse1 (def 1).
2.
a hint or intimation of feeling, desires, etc.:
the pulsebeat of a town.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; pulse1 + beat
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Examples for pulsebeat
  • The doctors noted irregular breathing movements and a possible heartbeat, although they could not detect a pulsebeat.
  • Reaction to light and mechanical stimulation gradually disappeared with increased ammonia concentration, and the pulsebeat slowed.

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