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Definition of Commissioner

Commissioner
Commissioner Com*mis"sion*er, n. 1. A person who has a commission or warrant to perform some office, or execute some business, for the government, corporation, or person employing him; as, a commissioner to take affidavits or to adjust claims. To another address which requested that a commission might be sent to examine into the state of things in Ireland, William returned a gracious answer, and desired the Commons to name the commissioners. --Macaulay. 2. An officer having charge of some department or bureau of the public service. Herbert was first commissioner of the Admiralty. --Macaulay. The commissioner of patents, the commissioner of the land office, the commissioner of Indian affairs, are subordinates of the secretary of the interior. --Bartlett. Commissioner of deeds, an officer having authority to take affidavits, depositions, acknowledgment of deeds, etc., for use in the State by which he is appointed. [U. S.] County commissioners, certain administrative officers in some of the States, invested by local laws with various powers in reference to the roads, courthouses, financial matters, etc., of the county. [U. S.]

Meaning of Commissioner from wikipedia

- A commissioner is, in principle, a member of a commission or an individual who has been given a commission (official charge or authority to do something)...
- Police commissioner (also known as the commissioner of police) is a senior rank in many police forces. Royal Canadian Mounted Police Catalonia Police Danish...
- Election Commissioners of India are members of Election Commission of India, a body constitutionally empowered to conduct free and fair elections in India...
- current Commissioner of the National Football League is Roger Goodell, who was elected in 2006 after Paul Tagliabue, the previous commissioner, retired...
- District commissioner may refer to: District Commissioner, a rank in the British Colonial Service District Commissioner (film), a 1963 do****entary film...
- Deputy commissioner of police, often abbreviated DCP, may be: Deputy commissioner of police (India), a senior rank in the Indian Police Service Deputy...
- Commissioner of Baseball is the chief executive office of Major League Baseball (MLB) and the ****ociated Minor League Baseball (MiLB) – a constellation...
- where he is referred to simply as Commissioner Gordon. The character was created by Bill Finger and Bob Kane. Commissioner Gordon made his debut as an ally...
- Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, commonly known as the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) or the UN...
- Information Commission includes 1 Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) and not more than 10 Information Commissioners (IC) who are appointed by the President of...
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