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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  
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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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.
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