What does the word pulsation mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A throbbing; a heart - beat.

Usage examples for pulsation

  1. Huge drifts of snow; no road definable; never a bird that chirped, never a leaf that stirred; all cold and white, without pulsation, without breath, dead,- the whole earth a lovely stark corpse. – Countess Erika's Apprenticeship by Ossip Schubin
  2. In we crept closer and closer, with the gentlest pulsation of our engines that could not have been heard above the lapping of the waves on the pebbles. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston