open commission

noun

Definition of open commission

: a commission to take testimony in which the witnesses to be examined are not named or in which the scope of the inquiry is not limited to specific questions

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“Open commission.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/open%20commission. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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