Meaning of “MP” in the English Dictionary

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"MP" in British English

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MPnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌemˈpiː/ us /ˌemˈpiː/

abbreviation for Member of Parliament :

Robert Smith MP
Who is the MP for Cambridge?

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

"MP" in Business English

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MPnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌemˈpiː/ us GOVERNMENT

abbreviation for Member of Parliament: a person who has been elected to the parliament of a country:

Following the crisis, a committee of MPs called for external regulation at the bank.
He is the MP for Derby.
a Conservative/Liberal Democrat/Labour MP
Julia Taylor MP

(Definition of “MP” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)