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commercial

  

      adj  
1    of, connected with, or engaged in commerce; mercantile  
2    sponsored or paid for by an advertiser  
commercial television     
3    having profit as the main aim  
commercial music     
4    (of goods, chemicals, etc.) of unrefined quality or presentation and produced in bulk for use in industry  
      n  
5    a commercially sponsored advertisement on radio or television  
  commerciality      n  
  commercially      adv  


commercial art  
      n   graphic art for commercial uses such as advertising, packaging, etc.  
  commercial artist      n  
commercial bank  
      n   a bank primarily engaged in making short-term loans from funds deposited in current accounts  
commercial break  
      n   an interruption in a radio or television programme for the broadcasting of advertisements  
commercial college  
      n   a college providing tuition in commercial skills, such as shorthand and book-keeping  
commercial paper  
      n   a short-term negotiable document, such as a bill of exchange, promissory note, etc., calling for the transference of a specified sum of money at a designated date  
commercial traveller  
      n      another name for a       travelling salesman  
commercial vehicle  
      n   a vehicle for carrying goods or (less commonly) passengers  
euro-commercial paper  
      n   commercial paper issued in a eurocurrency  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
Pulizia civile
Impresa di pulizie
n.
a lengthy commercial (frequently of a half-hour or hour's duration) parading as information or a documentary, though not necessarily presented by a celebrity.
exp.
non, pas encore
n.
A non-scholarship player in college/university sports
adj.
serving no purpose
n.
monetary or non-monetary worth given to virtual assets or contents
[Tech.]
exp.
start an argument on purpose
n.
software created with the purpose of testing other software
n.
handsome young man kept by a much older woman for the purpose of sexual favors and/or as a companion.
British slang
n.
a teamwork session in the visual domain (design, architecture, urban planning) organized on the purpose of finalizing a project within a previously defined timeframe.
The correct spelling in French (where the word originates from) is "charrette". "charette" is the Anglicized form.
n.
message containing legal threats (often grounded on fictive laws) sent on the purpose of intimidating the receiver
formed of "cartoon" and "attorney"
exp.
do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
E.g: His boss asked him for a report, but he gave it the go-by.

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