A body or group of people, officially tasked with carrying out a particular function.
The company's sexual harassment commission made sure that every employee completed the on-line course.
the Electoral Commission
the European Commission
the Federal Communications Commission
A fee charged by an agent or broker for carrying out a transaction.
The real-estate broker charged a four percent commission for their knowledge on bidding for commercial properties; for their intellectual perspective on making a formal offer and the strategy to obtain a mutually satisfying deal with the seller in favour of the buyer.