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commission

To purchase or arrange the purchase of services, as in a primary care trust commissioning cytology screening services from a pathology laboratory in a particular trust.

commission

Business & health A type of finder's fee set by insurance brokers or agents for selling health plans, built into the premiums paid by the insured. See Biological Stain Commission, Commission on Dietary Supplement Labels, Commission E, Enzyme Commission, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization, National Commission for Certification of Acupuncturists, National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical & Behavioral Research, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Pepper Commission, Pew Commission.

Commission

short for the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature.
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One of the worse scenarios is at 90% of installation, the team becoming busy with systems, machineries, packages and units not within the required early systems to be handed over and commissioned. The correct prioritization can lay the foundation for success.
The Navy sent me to college and on completion of my bachelor's degree, I was commissioned as an ensign."
The study, commissioned originally to evaluate the feasibility of deeming Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) accreditation as a substitute for state surveys, concluded that deeming was not to be.

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