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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Commercial \Com*mer"cial\, adjective [Cf. F. commercial.] Of or pertaining to commerce; carrying on or occupied with commerce or trade; mercantile; as, commercial advantages; commercial relations. "Princely commercial houses." --Macaulay.

{Commercial college}, a school for giving instruction in commercial knowledge and business.

{Commercial law}. See under {Law}.

{Commercial note paper}, a small size of writing paper, usually about 5 by 71/2 or 8 inches.

{Commercial paper}, negotiable paper given in due course of business. It includes bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank checks, etc.

{Commercial traveler}, an agent of a wholesale house who travels from town to town to solicit orders.

Syn: See {Mercantile}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

commercial

adjective

1: connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises; "commercial trucker"; "commercial TV"; "commercial diamonds" [ant: {noncommercial}]

2: of or relating to commercialism; "a commercial attache"; "commercial paper"; "commercial law"

3: of the kind or quality used in commerce; average or inferior; "commercial grade of beef"; "commercial oxalic acid" [syn: {commercial}, {commercial-grade}]

noun

1: a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television [syn: {commercial}, {commercial message}]


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This is a Thumbnail. The really fine print is not legible, but if it's slightly oversized, it can be read in the thumbnail. Generally, in the thumbnail, you can't read the fine print. In the fine print I say that I'm using all of these copyrighted and trademarked seals and logos and images without the permission of the intellectual property owners. I am stating that these parties are not endorsing my website, and that I am not related to them in any capacity. I state that my ideas and suggestions might affect them or might be related to their industries or areas of interests, and that I am addressing these parties and institutions.

I allow commentary on the home page and variants of "Cool." I may not stay with DISQUS but right now it suits me - at least in these places.

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