Give an order for or authorize the production of (something such as a building, piece of equipment, or work of art)
Order or authorize (a person or organization) to do or produce something
they commissioned an architect to manage the building project
Give (an artist) an order for a piece of work
he was commissioned to do a series of drawings
Bring (something newly produced, such as a factory or machine) into working condition
we had a few hiccups getting the heating equipment commissioned
Bring (a warship) into readiness for active service
the aircraft carrier Midway was commissioned in 1945
Appoint (someone) to the rank of officer in the armed services
he was commissioned after attending midshipman school
a commissioned officer
The authority to perform a task or certain duties
An instruction, command, or duty given to a person or group of people
his commission to redesign the building
he received a commission to act as an informer
An order for something, esp. a work of art, to be produced
Mozart at last received a commission to write an opera
A work produced in response to such an order
A group of people officially charged with a particular function
the United Nations High Commission for Refugees
An amount of money, typically a set percentage of the value involved, paid to an agent in a commercial transaction
foreign banks may charge a commission
he sold cosmetics on commission
A warrant conferring the rank of officer in an army, navy, or air force
he has resigned his commission
The action of committing a crime or offense
use of a deadly weapon in the commission of a felony
committee: a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
put into commission; equip for service; of ships
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"
place an order for
the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
charge with a task
In art, a commission is the hiring and payment for the creation of a piece, often on behalf of another.
A commission is a physical document issued to certify the appointment of a commissioned officer by a sovereign power.
The payment of commission as remuneration for services rendered or products sold is a common way to reward sales people. Payments often will be calculated on the basis of a percentage of the goods sold. ...
Ship commissioning is the act or ceremony of placing a ship in active service, and may be regarded as a particular application of the general concepts and practices of project commissioning. ...
The Commission is a 1998 album which is a re-release of the first studio album by southern rapper Lil' Keke. It features 5 new songs and is no longer in print, but there is a Rap Classics version made.
The Commission was an hip hop supergroup that was created by The Notorious B.I.G..
A sending or mission (to do or accomplish something); An official charge or authority to do something, often used of military officers; A body or group of people, officially tasked with carrying out a particular function. ...
(commissioning) gerund of commission
(Commissioned) The action of placing a previously discontinued aid to navigation back in operation.
(Commissioning) The final step in installing a heating or air conditioning system. Every component is checked and tested for compliance with codes, ACCA manuals, manufacturer requirements, and occupant needs. ...
(Commissioning) Start-up of a building that includes testing and adjusting HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and other systems to assure proper functioning and adherence to design criteria. Commissioning also includes the instruction of building representatives in the use of the building systems.
(Commissioning) An activity commenced at completion of construction (often including initial user occupancy) intended to allow designers and managers to check functional subsystems, to determine that the facility is functioning properly, and to undertake any necessary remedial action.
(2. Commissioning) The written acceptance of our proposal (or quotation) constitutes an order for Showbrands Pty Ltd to undertake the project as outlined in the proposal or quotation document.
(Commissioning) The process used by health services and local authorities to: identify the need for local services; assess this need against the services and resources available from public, private and voluntary organisations; decide priorities; and set up contracts and service agreements to ...
Total Building Commissioning (TBC) is defined by the National Institute of Building Sciences as the systematic process of ensuring that the performance of the facility and its systems meet the design intent and the owner/occupant functional and operational needs. ...
(Commissioning) The process by which the needs of the local population are identified, priorities set and appropriate services purchased and evaluated. Primary care trusts do not provide all the healthcare services needed for their population. ...
(Commissioning) The process by which a power plant, apparatus, or building is approved for operation based on observed or measured operation that meets design specifications.
(Commissioning) The process by which commissioners decide which services to purchase and which provider to purchase them from.
Commissioning is the process of deciding what services or products are needed, acquiring them and ensuring that they meet requirements and are delivered. The delivery of services can be through grants or contracts.