Tag: office

  • Commission

    An authority to do some act, such as the authority of an agent to enter into a contract or the authority of an officer to hold the office or title . An amount payable to an agent upon the agent performing the act contracted for. Usually expressed in terms of a percentage , but […]

  • Function

    The occupation of an office. By the performance of its duties, the officer is said to fill his function. Dig. 32. 65. 1. …