the number of pulses per second in a system of pulse transmission.
- Pulse therapy
pulse therapy n. A short, intensive administration of pharmacotherapy, usually given at intervals such as weekly or monthly, often used in treating cancer.
- Pulse-time modulation
[puhls-tahym] /ˈpʌlsˌtaɪm/ noun, Electronics. 1. radio transmission in which the carrier is modulated to produce a series of pulses timed to transmit the amplitude and pitch of a signal. Abbr.: PTM.
- Pulse wave
pulse wave n. The progressive increase of pressure radiating through the arteries that occurs with each contraction of the left ventricle of the heart.
[puhl-sim-i-ter] /pʌlˈsɪm ɪ tər/ noun 1. an instrument for measuring the strength or quickness of the . /pʌlˈsɪmɪtə/ noun 1. (med) an instrument for measuring the strength and rate of the pulse Also called pulsometer