Com·mer·cial a. Of or pertaining to commerce; carrying on or occupied with commerce or trade; mercantile; as, commercial advantages; commercial relations. “Princely commercial houses.”
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 7½ 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.
adj 1: connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in
commerce or commercial enterprises; "commercial
trucker"; "commercial TV"; "commercial diamonds" [ant:
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
n : a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television [syn: commercial