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Definition of stimulate

Stimulate Stim"u*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stimulated; p. pr. & vb. n. Stimulating.] [L. stimulatus, p. p. of stimulare to prick or goad on, to incite, fr. stimulus a goad. See Stimulus.] 1. To excite as if with a goad; to excite, rouse, or animate, to action or more vigorous exertion by some pungent motive or by persuasion; as, to stimulate one by the hope of reward, or by the prospect of glory. To excite and stimulate us thereunto. --Dr. J. Scott. 2. (Physiol.) To excite; to irritate; especially, to excite the activity of (a nerve or an irritable muscle), as by electricity. Syn: To animate; incite; encourage; impel; urge; instigate; irritate; exasperate; incense.

Meaning of stimulate from wikipedia

- which the part connected with the nerve is thrown into a state of activity, whether everyday general physical activity or ****ual stimulation .
- ****ual stimulation is any stimulus (including, but not limited to, bodily contact) that leads to, enhances and maintains ****ual arousal ,
- in normal media at thermal equilibrium, absorption exceeds stimulated emission because there are more electrons in the lower energy states
- given sufficient ****ual stimulation , ****ual arousal in humans reaches its climax during an **** . it may also be pursued for its own
- in economics, stimulus refers to attempts to use monetary or fiscal policy (or stabilization policy in general) to stimulate the economy
- brain stimulation reward (bsr) is a phenomenon in which direct stimulation of regions of the brain through either electrical or chemical
- transcranial magnetic stimulation (tms) is a noninvasive method to cause depolarization or hyperpolarization in the neuron s of the
- adult women and men report that breast stimulation may be used to both initiate and enhance ****ual arousal. the male or female breast, nipple