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Definition

(I work on) commission: (I work on) a system where payment is related to number of sales made
noun
At the store, we receive a five percent commission on each article sold. For every hundred tables we sell, we receive five dollars as payment.
out of commission out of order, not working, broken
We charge 3% commission on traveler's checks. We take a percentage of that money as payment for our services.

the European Commission: the executive branch of the European Union
noun

to commission (a painting): to place an order for, to order (a painting)
verb

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