pulsatory

[ puhl-suh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ ˈpʌl səˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /
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adjective

pulsating or throbbing.

Nearby words

  1. pulsating star,
  2. pulsation,
  3. pulsative,
  4. pulsatively,
  5. pulsator,
  6. pulse,
  7. pulse code modulation,
  8. pulse deficit,
  9. pulse dialing,
  10. pulse generator

Origin of pulsatory

First recorded in 1605–15; pulsat(ion) + -ory1

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British Dictionary definitions for pulsatory

pulsatory

/ (ˈpʌlsətərɪ, -trɪ) /

adjective

of or relating to pulsation
throbbing or pulsating
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