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Pulsation vs. Vibration

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Pulsationnoun

The regular throbbing of the heart, an artery etc. in a living body; the pulse.

Vibrationnoun

The act of vibrating or the condition of being vibrated.

Pulsationnoun

Any rhythmic beating, throbbing etc.

Vibrationnoun

(physics) Any periodic process, especially a rapid linear motion of a body about an equilibrium position.

Pulsationnoun

Physical striking; a blow.

Vibrationnoun

A single complete vibrating motion.

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Pulsationnoun

A single beat, throb or vibration.

Vibrationnoun

(slang) An instinctively sensed emotional aura or atmosphere; vibes.

Pulsationnoun

A beating or throbbing, especially of the heart or of an artery, or in an inflamed part; a beat of the pulse.

Vibrationnoun

The act of vibrating, or the state of being vibrated, or in vibratory motion; quick motion to and fro; oscillation, as of a pendulum or musical string.

‘As a harper lays his open palmUpon his harp, to deaden its vibrations.’;

Pulsationnoun

A single beat or throb of a series.

Vibrationnoun

A limited reciprocating motion of a particle of an elastic body or medium in alternately opposite directions from its position of equilibrium, when that equilibrium has been disturbed, as when a stretched cord or other body produces musical notes, or particles of air transmit sounds to the ear. The path of the particle may be in a straight line, in a circular arc, or in any curve whatever.

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Pulsationnoun

A stroke or impulse by which some medium is affected, as in the propagation of sounds.

Vibrationnoun

the act of vibrating

Pulsationnoun

Any touching of another's body willfully or in anger. This constitutes battery.

‘By the Cornelian law, pulsation as well as verberation is prohibited.’;

Vibrationnoun

a distinctive emotional atmosphere; sensed intuitively;

‘it gave me a nostalgic vibe’; ‘that man gives off bad vibes’;

Pulsationnoun

(electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients);

‘the pulsations seemed to be coming from a star’;

Vibrationnoun

a shaky motion;

‘the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe’;

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Pulsationnoun

a periodically recurring phenomenon that alternately increases and decreases some quantity

Vibrationnoun

(physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean

Pulsationnoun

the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart;

‘he could feel the beat of her heart’;

Vibration

Vibration is a mechanical phenomenon whereby oscillations occur about an equilibrium point. The word comes from Latin vibrationem ().

‘shaking, brandishing’;

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