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pul·sate

(pŭl'sāt),
To throb or beat rhythmically; said of the heart or an artery.
[L. pulso, pp. -atus, to beat]

pulsate

(pŭl′sāt′)
v.
To expand and contract rhythmically; beat.

pul·sa′tion (-sā′shən) n.

pul·sate

(pŭl'sāt)
To throb or beat rhythmically; said of the heart or an artery.
[L. pulso, pp. -atus, to beat]
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Others pulsate. A few even have orbiting planets and debris disks.
In response, he provides both a description of the rhetorical brilliance of the Qur'an which "seizes the human heart" and "draws intellect" (sic) as well as a description of the rituals of Islam that he argues "pulsate with movement" to argue against the "inert" quality Gutas assigns to essentialized Islam (232).
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An inventive, gargantuan love story whose prose pulsates with enough rhythm to make your foot tap, the novel chronicles the rocky love affair between partial divinity Vina Apsara, a legendary half-Indian, half-Greek pop singer, and Ormus Cama, her part-divine musician soul-mate.
In Wallach's essay and Kabakov's commentaries on his own work, life in the Soviet Union emerges as both treacherous and absurd, rocked by enormous political upheavals and marked by an existential angst that pulsates like a persistent toothache, one that can sometimes be soothed with the kind laughter Kabakov's installations often provoke.
As one strapping young man pulsates into a backbend during his kneeling hula, the local matriarch (played by one of the Kanaka'ole sisters in a cameo role) and her attendants add to the hilarity by frantically fanning themselves as if they might swoon.
From the strike of the first note to the final curtain, the emotionally charged atmosphere pulsates with a "just say no" attitude.
A white dwarf star pulsates or quakes as waves of energy travel through it.