(written as AMP)a compound involved in chemical reactions that release large amounts of energy in the tissues of living organisms.
- acronym foradenosine monophosphate
(written as AMP)
- noun an ampoule (of a narcotic). An obvious shortening used by drug abusers.
- noun an amplifier. A common shortening used by musicians and hi-fi enthusiasts since the 1960s.
- noun the quantity of electricity flowing in a current