pulsatory


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pul·sa·to·ry

 (pŭl′sə-tôr′ē)
adj.
Having rhythmical vibration or movement.

pulsatory

(ˈpʌlsətərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
1. of or relating to pulsation
2. throbbing or pulsating
References in classic literature ?
He was a third-generation specialist in the nature of speech, and he knew that for the transmission of spoken words there must be "a pulsatory action of the electric current which is the exact equivalent of the aerial impulses.
After incising the flank peritoneum, we found a significant pulsatory feeling of the mass.
Among their topics are seismic imaging of the lithosphere structure of the Zagros mountain belt, new magnetic fabric data and their comparison with palaeo-stress markers in the Western Fars Arc and their tectonic implications, insights from sand box models on the structure of the Mountain Front Flexure along the Anaran anticline in the Pusht-e Kuh Arc, the influence of Late Cretaceous tectonic processes on sedimentation patterns along the northeastern Arabian plate margin, and spatial and temporal diagenetic evolution of syntectonic sediments in a pulsatory uplifted coastal escarpment as revealed in the Plio-Pleistocene Makran subduction zone.