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English definition of “commission”

commission

noun [C/U] (PAYMENT)   /kəˈmɪʃ·ən/
a system of payment based on a percentage of the value of sales or other business done, or a payment to someone working under such a system: [C] As a real estate agent, her commission is between 4% and 6% on every sale.
(Definition of commission noun (PAYMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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