Sunday, 2 July 2017



1. physiology
a. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of an artery at each beat of the heart, often discernible to the touch at points such as the wrists
b. a single pulsation of the heart or arteries
2. physics , electronics
a. a transient sharp change in voltage, current, or some other quantity normally constant in a system
b. one of a series of such transient disturbances, usually recurring at regular intervals and having a characteristic geometric shape
3. a recurrent rhythmic series of beats, waves, vibrations, etc.
4. any single beat, wave, etc., in such a series
5. bustle, vitality, or excitement
6. the feelings or thoughts of a group or society as they can be measured
7. (intr.) to beat, throb, or vibrate
8. (trans.) to provide an electronic pulse to operate (a slide projector)

1. the edible seeds of any of several leguminous plants, such as peas, beans, and lentils
2. the plant producing any of these seeds

Some of my favourite pulses

A transient delight

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