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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commissioning 
  n  :  the  act  of  granting  authority  to  undertake  certain  functions 
  [syn:  {commission}] 




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