1. 1〔脈搏〕the pulse
    • 脈が速い[遅い]
    • The pulse is quick [slow].
    • 平[不整]脈
    • a regular [an irregular] pulse
    • この患者の脈は弱い
    • This patient has a weak [feeble] pulse.
    • 平常の脈は74である
    • My normal pulse rate is 74.
    • 脈をとる
    • take [feel] a person's pulse
    • 心臓が脈を打っている
    • The heart is beating [throbbing].
  1. 2〔木の葉・昆虫の羽の〕a vein
  1. 3こうみゃく(鉱脈)
    • 彼の前途はまだ脈がある
    • His future is still hopeful./There is still some hope for his future.
    • もう脈がない
    • It is hopeless now.
    • 脈のある事業
    • a promising business
    • 彼女のあの態度は僕に脈がある証拠だ
    • Her attitude shows that 「I may still hope [there is still hope for me].
  1. 脈圧計a sphygmomanometer