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EMP

1.
electromagnetic pulse: a burst of electromagnetic energy produced by a nuclear explosion in the atmosphere, considered capable of widespread damage to power lines, telecommunications, and electronic equipment.

Emp.

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emp.

1.
(in prescriptions) a plaster.
Origin
< Latin emplastrum

e.m.p.

1.
(in prescriptions) after the manner prescribed; as directed.
Origin
< Latin ex mōdō praescrīptō
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EMP in Medicine

e.m.p. abbr.
Latin ex modo praescripto (in the manner prescribed)

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emp

  1. emperor
  2. empire

EMP

electromagnetic pulse

emp.

  1. emperor
  2. empire
  3. empress

e.m.p.

Latin ex modo praescripto (in the manner prescribed)
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