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commissions

noun , plural of commission

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1 the granting of power to perform various acts or duties
  • President Jefferson's commission to Lewis and Clark to explore the Louisiana Territory
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2 the doing of an action
  • a single burglar was responsible for the commission of all the break-ins
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3 a select group of persons assigned to consider or take action on some matter
  • reported to a UN commission on the AIDS crisis
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4 the state or fact of being chosen for a position or duty
  • her commission as head of the investigation
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