amp amp  /ˈæmp/

Definition(s):

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

News

  1. MAGC concert series beginning

    The Marin Art & Garden Center will once again host its summer concert series beginning Thursday June 27 and running through August 15 with the exception of the Fourth of July weekend.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Ross Valley Reporter

  2. Amp is a breakthrough for city

    Project designer's rendering of a bus for The Amp. We believe public transit has many benefits for Nashvillians — for our health, our environment, and our economy — and this is why we are supporting the proposed bus rapid transit line called The Amp.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. Amp study shows traffic will lessen

    The Amp, a proposed bus rapid transit system, would improve traffic congestion, according to an analysis of the project, says Paul Ballard, Nashville MTA and Regional Transportation Authority.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Tennessean

Quotes

  1. "He's been working every day," manager Tony La Russa said. "So far, no setbacks. He's starting to amp things up little by little."
    on Apr 22, 2007 By: Tony La Russa Source: ESPN

  2. Luther remembers that day with pride: "When I was 16, he was like, 'Son, you've got a car, a guitar and an amp. Go see what you can hustle up. There's nothing more I can do for you."
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Luther Dickinson Source: 570 News

  3. "I felt like last week was kind of the coming out thing that Antwan needed," Lewis said. "Last year was a frustrating year for him. We bring him in here and we expect him to amp up our pass rush and he gets injured time and time again and...
    on Sep 20, 2009 By: Marvin Lewis Source: Bengals.com

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