Definition of Commerce. Meaning of Commerce. Synonyms of Commerce

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Definition of Commerce

Commerce
Commerce Com"merce, n. Note: (Formerly accented on the second syllable.) [F. commerce, L. commercium; com- + merx, mercis, merchandise. See Merchant.] 1. The exchange or buying and selling of commodities; esp. the exchange of merchandise, on a large scale, between different places or communities; extended trade or traffic. The public becomes powerful in proportion to the opulence and extensive commerce of private men. --Hume. 2. Social intercourse; the dealings of one person or class in society with another; familiarity. Fifteen years of thought, observation, and commerce with the world had made him [Bunyan] wiser. --Macaulay. 3. Sexual intercourse. --W. Montagu. 4. A round game at cards, in which the cards are subject to exchange, barter, or trade. --Hoyle. Chamber of commerce. See Chamber. Syn: Trade; traffic; dealings; intercourse; interchange; communion; communication.
Commerce
Commerce Com*merce" (? or ?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Commerced; p>. pr. & vb. n. Commercing.] [Cf. F. commercer, fr. LL. commerciare.] 1. To carry on trade; to traffic. [Obs.] Beware you commerce not with bankrupts. --B. Jonson. 2. To hold intercourse; to commune. --Milton. Commercing with himself. --Tennyson. Musicians . . . taught the people in angelic harmonies to commerce with heaven. --Prof. Wilson.

Meaning of Commerce from wikipedia

- Commerce relates to "the exchange of goods and services, especially on a large scale". It includes legal, economic, political, social, cultural and technological...
- E-commerce (electronic commerce) is the activity of electronically buying or selling of products on online services or over the Internet. Electronic commerce...
- A Bachelor of Commerce (abbreviated BCom. or BComm.; also, baccalaureates commercii) is an undergraduate degree in commerce (or business) and related...
- The Committee on Energy and Commerce is one of the oldest standing committees of the United States House of Representatives. Established in 1795, it has...
- The United States secretary of commerce (SecCom) is the head of the United States Department of Commerce. The secretary is appointed by the president...
- A chamber of commerce (or board of trade) is a form of business network, for example, a local organization of businesses whose goal is to further the interests...
- Oklahoma. Commerce Bancshares is the corporate parent of Commerce Bank, the successor of the Commerce Trust Company and the National Bank of Commerce. With...
- The Commerce Clause describes an enumerated power listed in the United States Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause 3). The clause states that the...
- refer to: Commerce, California Commerce Casino, located there Commerce, Georgia Commerce, Missouri Commerce, Oklahoma Commerce, Texas Commerce Township...
- The Ministry of Commerce and Industry administers two departments, the Department of Commerce and the Department for Promotion of Industry & Internal...
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