Meaning of “HMP” in the English Dictionary

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"HMP" in British English

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uk /ˌeɪtʃ.emˈpiː/ us /ˌeɪtʃ.emˈpiː/

abbreviation for Her Majesty's Prison: used in the names of prisons in the UK:

He began his prison term at HMP Pentonville.

(Definition of “HMP” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)