Definition of 'commerce'
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She is inherently and intuitively the meeting place of modern art and commerce. Times, Sunday Times (2006)British business and commerce will have its pick. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is one of the key challenges facing industry and commerce. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Trade and commerce would replace martial conflict. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It goes right through industry and commerce. The Sun (2008) Trade and commerce breed friendship and mutual support. The Global Marketplace (1993)They are the first experience visitors get of our country and critical to the easy flow of trade and commerce. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The sea was a conduit for commerce, largely free of chauvinism. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Groupon is social commerce, the very evolution of social networking. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Like all arts awards, they wrestle for resolution between the poles of commerce and art. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are seeing sport driving innovation in business and commerce, and vice versa. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He spent his life wrestling with those demanding twins, art and commerce. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He paid a visit to Nashville last year on official council and chamber of commerce business. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They ran great slices of the country's commerce and industry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In particular, it is widely used in industry and commerce. How to Face Interviews (1981)There is a vast amount of trade, commerce and investment between our two nations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the privatisations of the Thatcher years were to transform the face of industry and commerce. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Taxes were increased to pay for the war, while the resulting disruption of trade damaged commerce. The Friendship: Wordsworth and Coleridge (2006)Media is at the intersection of art and commerce, which means it gets whacked on both sides. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He defended art over commerce at all times, and was a tireless worker right up to the end. The Sun (2013)Their values formed the foundation of government, business, commerce and society. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The university's connections with business and commerce opened doors for me in the City. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Europe is dotted with massive worship centers that once served as hubs for culture, commerce, and education. Christianity Today (2000)I also admire, rather than abhor, the link between commerce and culture. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Unless the Government speaks with the warmth of genuine conviction about the economic and social value of commerce, the audience will be left cold. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'commerce'
British English: commerce NOUN
Commerce is the activities and procedures involved in buying and selling things.
They have made their fortunes from industry and commerce.
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