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What does CP stand for?

CP stands for Candle Power

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org CANDLE POWER THERE will be a candlelit carol service at St Mary's Church, Warwick Road, Acocks Green from 6.
So, maybe, instead of heading to my favourite local tonight, which intends to run itself on candle power and serve green 'eco-cocktails', I should actually get off my arse and do something, but bet I don'tC* Copyright Cyprus Mail 2009 Provided by Syndigate.
But Voice, who said he shone the five million candle power lamp from a window of his flat to disperse anti-social youths from his estate, successfully appealed against the jail sentence yesterday, resulting in his release after serving 18 days behind bars.
A family of four will learn how to live on a cabbage a week, television sets will run on candle power and children at school will eat whale meat and blubber (and yes, here it comes: you'd blubber if you had to eat whale meat).
Maureen Dillon, in her exploration of the social history of domestic lighting, explains how in the days of candle power an abundance of light was an expression of wealth - you had money to burn.