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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Commercial  \Com*mer"cial\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  commercial.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  commerce;  carrying  on  or  occupied  with 
  commerce  or  trade  mercantile;  as  commercial  advantages; 
  commercial  relations.  ``Princely  commercial  houses.'' 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  {Commercial  college},  a  school  for  giving  instruction  in 
  commercial  knowledge  and  business. 
 
  {Commercial  law}.  See  under  {Law}. 
 
  {Commercial  note  paper},  a  small  size  of  writing  paper, 
  usually  about  5  by  71/2  or  8  inches. 
 
  {Commercial  paper},  negotiable  paper  given  in  due  course  of 
  business.  It  includes  bills  of  exchange,  promissory  notes, 
  bank  checks,  etc 
 
  {Commercial  traveler},  an  agent  of  a  wholesale  house  who 
  travels  from  town  to  town  to  solicit  orders 
 
  Syn:  See  {Mercantile}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commercial 
  adj  1:  connected  with  or  engaged  in  or  sponsored  by  or  used  in 
  commerce  or  commercial  enterprises;  "commercial 
  trucker";  "commercial  TV";  "commercial  diamonds"  [ant: 
  {noncommercial}] 
  2:  of  or  relating  to  commercialism;  "a  commercial  attache"; 
  "commercial  paper";  "commercial  law" 
  3:  of  the  kind  or  quality  used  in  commerce;  average  or 
  inferior;  "commercial  grade  of  beef";  "commercial  oxalic 
  acid" 
  n  :  a  commercially  sponsored  ad  on  radio  or  television  [syn:  {commercial 
  message}] 




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