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MOP

The ISO 4217 currency code for the Macau Pataca.

MOP

ISO 4217 code for the Macanese pataca. It was introduced in 1894. Macau is a special administrative region of China; perhaps because of this the pataca is pegged to the Hong Kong dollar using a currency board system. That is, the Monetary Authority of Macau it legally obligated to redeem pataca for the equivalent amount of Hong Kong dollars on demand.
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Designating guidance for lowering MOPP levels in zones free of contamination.
After locating a training area that would give the company a chance to train on its mounted, tactical-movement techniques in MOPP 4, we drew a hasty diagram of the contaminated area (about 200 by 300 meters) between easily identifiable terrain features (such as a road junction, tree line, or big rock).
All heat stress tests started after a 20-minute rest period when the subjects were seated within the environmental chamber, in MOPP suits, while doing no work.
SSG Weaver checks 311th TSC troops to see if they can demonstrate drinking water from their canteens all while in MOPP chemical suits, and can conduct a proper decontamination operation.
The XS500 is also qualified for 2 x MOPP (two Means of Patient Protection) and <300uA leakage current, making it suitable for use in B (Body) and BF (Body Floating) types of medical applications.
At that point, everyone goes to MOPP level four," explained a Soldier from the 375th.
Participants exercised in three different environments while wearing chemical defense clothing (MOPP-0, 2, and 4; MOPP = Mission Oriented Protective Posture; Table 1).
I wish the other services could participate in training like this, especially when you're working in MOPP gear and trying to repair equipment.
Because of the cold weather, soldiers were actually happy to wear the MOPP suits, because they kept them warmer.
So wear your collar and throat protector when the MOPP demands it.