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noun [C] (ELECTRICITY)    /æmp/ (formal ampere,   /ˈæm.peər/   US  /-pɪr/)
the standard unit of measurement for the strength of an electrical current : a 30-amp fuse Units of electrical power
(Definition of amp noun (ELECTRICITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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