Definition of Commissioning

1. Noun. The act of granting authority to undertake certain functions.

Exact synonyms: Commission
Generic synonyms: Authorisation, Authorization, Empowerment
Specialized synonyms: Mandate
Derivative terms: Commissioner, Commission

Definition of Commissioning

1. Verb. (present participle of commission) ¹

2. Noun. The process of assuring that all systems and components of a major piece of equipment, a process, a building or similar are designed, installed and tested according to the operational requirements of the owner or final client. ¹

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Definition of Commissioning

1. commission [v] - See also: commission

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Commissioning

commission de bene esse
commission on professional and hospital activities
commission plan
commissioned military officer
commissioned naval officer
commissioned officer
commissioned officers
commissioning (current term)
commissive mood
commissive moods
commissura alba
commissura anterior
commissura anterior grisea
commissura cinerea

Literary usage of Commissioning

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1. My Adventures Afloat: A Personal Memoir of My Cruises and Services in 'The by Raphael Semmes (1869)
"I have done this up to the date of commissioning the Sumter. It will now be necessary to take up the thread again, and bring it down to the commissioning of ..."

2. Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law by John William Burgess (1891)
"The commissioning of the appointed judge is, however, a ministerial power. The President is ordered by the constitution to execute the commission.4 If, ..."

3. A Journal of the Great War by Charles Gates Dawes (1921)
"Conference with Labor Organization; also conference with Colonel Carson relative to manner of commissioning officers therein. 10. ..."

4. The Policy of the United States as Regards Intervention by Charles Emanuel Martin (1921)
"The arrival of Genet at Charleston, April 8, 1793, marked the beginning of many annoying acts on his part. He at once began fitting out and commissioning ..."

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