Synonyms of amp


1. ampere, amp, A, current unit

usage: the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; "a typical household circuit carries 15 to 50 amps"

2. adenosine monophosphate, AMP, adenylic acid, nucleotide, base

usage: a nucleotide found in muscle cells and important in metabolism; reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP

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