amper

noun am·per \ˈampə(r)\

Definition of amper

plural

-s

  1. 1 now dialectal, England :  swelling, blotch

  2. 2 now dialectal, England :  pus, matter

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Origin and Etymology of amper

Middle English ampre, from Old English ompre swelling, varicose vein


First Known Use: before 12th century


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