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commercial

1 adjective
     
com‧mer‧cial1 S2 W2
1 related to business and the buying and selling of goods and services:
Our top priorities must be profit and commercial growth.
2 related to the ability of a product or business to make a profit:
Gibbons failed to see the commercial value of his discovery.
commercial success/failure
The film was a huge commercial success.
3 [only before noun] a commercial product is one that is produced and sold in large quantities
4 more concerned with money than with quality:
Their music has become very commercial.
5

commercial radio/TV/channel etc

radio or television broadcasts that are produced by companies that earn money through advertising

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