1. blue ribbon commission an independent and exclusive commission of nonpartisan statesmen and experts formed to investigate some important governmental issue
  2. blue ribbon committee an independent and exclusive commission of nonpartisan statesmen and experts formed to investigate some important governmental issue
  3. election commission a commission delegated to supervise an election
  4. Population Commission the commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with population control
  5. planning commission a commission delegated to propose plans for future activities and developments
  6. thermionic emission the emission of electrons from very hot substances
  7. peacekeeping mission the activity of keeping the peace by military forces
  8. pleuropneumonia pleurisy and pneumonia
  9. Postal Rate Commission an independent federal agency that recommends changes in postal rates
  10. fairness commission a commission delegated to ensure opportunities for the expression of opposing views
  11. military commission an official document issued by a government and conferring on the recipient the rank of an officer in the armed forces
  12. lincomycin antibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant infections
  13. blue ribbon jury a jury whose members are selected for special knowledge for a case involving complicated issues
  14. foreign mission a permanent diplomatic mission headed by a minister
  15. search mission a mission to discover something
  16. greenhouse emission a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation
  17. police commissioner a civil commissioner appointed to supervise the duties and discipline of the police
  18. blue-ribbon selected or chosen for special qualifications
  19. blue ribbon an honor or award gained for excellence
  20. price of admission the fee charged for admission

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