m.p.


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m.p.

1. Abbreviation for melting point.
2. Abbreviation for [L.] modo praescripto, in the manner prescribed.
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So the day came, as all other days come to people who will only stick to reason; and when it came, there were married in the church of the florid wooden legs - that popular order of architecture - Josiah Bounderby Esquire of Coketown, to Louisa eldest daughter of Thomas Gradgrind Esquire of Stone Lodge, M.P. for that borough.
"A farthing a day is seven shillings a year," answered the M.P.; "seven shillings a year is the interest of seven guineas.
At that time he could have had for the asking any number of Dukes, retired Generals, active M.P.'s, ex-ambassadors and so on as Directors to sit at the wildest boards of his invention.