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mp

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Music.

mezzo piano.

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Definition for mp (2 of 3)

m.p.


melting point.
(in prescriptions) in the manner prescribed; as directed.

Origin of m.p.

From the Latin word modō praescrīptō

Definition for mp (3 of 3)

M.P.

or MP


Member of Parliament.
Metropolitan Police.
Military Policeman.
Mounted Police.
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British Dictionary definitions for mp (1 of 3)

mp

1

abbreviation for

melting point
music mezzo piano

Word Origin for mp

(sense 2) Italian: moderately soft

British Dictionary definitions for mp (2 of 3)

mp

2

the internet domain name for

Northern Mariana Islands

British Dictionary definitions for mp (3 of 3)

MP


abbreviation for

(in Britain and Canada) Member of Parliament
(in Britain) Metropolitan Police
Military Police
Mounted Police
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Word Origin and History for mp

M.P.


1917, abbreviation of military police, which is recorded from 1827.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper