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NP

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for NEPAL.

NP

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Nepalese bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Nepal. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Nepal. Each zone has its own code with the prefix "NP." For example, the code for Seti Zone is ISO 3166-2:NP-ME.
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The nurse remade the tumbled bed and shook and straightened the pillows.
I will put him to sleep," Mary said to the yawning nurse.
Well," said the nurse, with an attempt at reluctance.
The nurse was out of the room in a minute and as soon as she was gone Colin pulled Mary's hand again.
She paused, and took a leather letter-case from the pocket of the large gray cloak which the nurse had lent to her.
The voice of the nurse answered her suddenly and bitterly in these strange words:
Grace rose impulsively, and drawing her chair after her, approached the nurse.
I am kind," answered the nurse, speaking more sternly than ever.
She declared that the supposed Anne Catherick was nearly related to her, that she had been placed in the Asylum under a fatal mistake, and that the nurse would be doing a good and a Christian action in being the means of restoring them to one another.
The nurse hesitated, through sheer incredulity and surprise.
The nurse could fix no time for her appearance, caution requiring that she should wait and be guided by circumstances.
At the end of that time the nurse came quickly round the corner of the wall holding Lady Glyde by the arm.