from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal An ampere.
  • n. Informal An amplifier, especially one used to amplify music.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. ampere, the unit of electrical current;
  • v. To amplify.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  • n. a nucleotide found in muscle cells and important in metabolism; reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP


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