1971, contracted from amino- + oxy- + ending from penicillin.
. a Fukienese dialect spoken in and around , as well as on Taiwan and Hainan. Historical Examples So the passenger traffic between Amoy and the southern colonies is very great. The International Development of China Sun Yat-sen On the morning of the 29th of May, came into the port of Amoy and anchored. Kathay: […]
amoz strong, the father of the prophet Isaiah (2 Kings 19:2, 20; 20:1; Isa. 1:1; 2:1). As to his personal history little is positively known. He is supposed by some to have been the “man of God” spoken of in 2 Chr. 25:7, 8. Historical Examples He was the son of amoz, who has been […]
. (def 2). to excite or energize (usually followed by up): We were so amped up for the game that we forgot to eat. . . a white, crystalline, water-soluble nucleotide, C 10 H 12 N 5 O 3 H 2 PO 4 , obtained by the partial hydrolysis of ATP or of ribonucleic acid, […]
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(def 2). to excite or energize (usually followed by up): We were so amped up for the game that we forgot to eat. Contemporary Examples The retail industry knows that to survive, it needs to amp up the experience and add entertainment. Lousy Marketing—Not Lousy Cars—Killed Detroit Adam Hanft November 23, 2008 To amp up […]