Definition of Commission. Meaning of Commission. Synonyms of Commission

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Definition of Commission

commission
Factorage Fac"tor*age, n. [Cf. F. factorage.] The allowance given to a factor, as a compensation for his services; -- called also a commission.
Commission
Commission Com*mis"sion, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Commissioned; p. pr & vb. n. Commissioning.] 1. To give a commission to; to furnish with a commission; to empower or authorize; as, to commission persons to perform certain acts; to commission an officer. 2. To send out with a charge or commission. A chosen band He first commissions to the Latian land. --Dryden. Syn: To appoint; depute; authorize; empower; delegate; constitute; ordain.

Meaning of Commission from wikipedia

- Look up commission or commissioning in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Commission or commissioning may refer to: Commission (remuneration), a form of...
- European Commission (EC) is the executive of the European Union (EU). It operates as a cabinet government, with 27 members of the Commission (informally...
- uniformed service. Broadly speaking, "officer" means a commissioned officer, a non-commissioned officer, or a warrant officer. However, absent contextual...
- The Commission may refer to: The Commission (American Mafia), the governing body of the Mafia in the United States Sicilian Mafia Commission, governing...
- The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States federal government that regulates communications by radio, television...
- Look up commission in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. In art, a commission is the act of requesting the creation of a piece, often on behalf of another...
- A human rights commission, also known as a human relations commission, is a body set up to investigate, promote or protect human rights. The term may refer...
- A commission is a formal do****ent issued to appoint a named person to high office or as a commissioned officer in a territory's armed forces. A commission...
- Ship commissioning is the act or ceremony of placing a ship in active service and may be regarded as a particular application of the general concepts...
- The Brundtland Commission, formerly the World Commission on Environment and Development, was a sub-organization of the United Nations (UN) that aimed...