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throb

 [throb]
a pulsating movement or sensation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

throb

(throb),
1. To pulsate.
2. A beating or pulsation.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

throb

(throb)
1. To pulsate.
2. A beating or pulsation.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in classic literature ?
Sometimes the red infamy upon her breast would give a sympathetic throb, as she passed near a venerable minister or magistrate, the model of piety and justice, to whom that age of antique reverence looked up, as to a mortal man in fellowship with angels.
I lay down on the edge, for the throb of the great pump below made me giddy.
They were rising in the air smoothly and quietly, and moving slowly to the throb of the engine athwart the aeronautic park.