mp definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Italian mezzo pianoMusical Direction moderately soft(ly)
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- Member of Parliament
- Military Police
- Mounted Police
- Northern Mariana Islands
mp definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- melting point
- mezzo piano
A military police officer.
Origin: From m(ilitary) p(olice).
- member of Parliament
- military police
- mounted police
Northern Mariana Islands (in Internet addresses)
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- An MPEG standard used especially for digitally transmitting music over the Internet.
- A file containing a song or other audio data that is encoded using this standard: The band released its latest single as an MP3 on the Internet.
Origin: From MP(EG-1 layer) 3.
mp - Computer Definition
mp - Science Definition
An MPEG standard used especially for transmitting music digitally over the Internet. Many programs are available to facilitate the transfer of these files, but there are numerous legal issues regarding the swapping of files and violation of copyright laws.