commission
noun.
a special group delegated to consider some matter
a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours
Synonym: committee
noun.
a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
he works on commission
noun.
the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
Synonym: commissioning
noun.
the state of being in good working order and ready for operation
put the ships into commission|the motor was out of commission
noun.
a group of representatives or delegates
noun.
a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something
the judge's charge to the jury
Synonym: direction, charge
noun.
an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
noun.
the act of committing a crime
noun.
a special assignment that is given to a person or group
a confidential mission to London|his charge was deliver a message
Synonym: charge, mission
verb.
put into commission; equip for service; of ships
verb.
place an order for
verb.
charge with a task