an exchange for the buying and selling of futures contracts on commodities, as butter, coffee, sugar, and grains.
noun, U.S. Government. 1. an independent regulatory agency, created in 1975, that supervises the trading of futures on commodity exchanges. Abbreviation: CFTC.
[kom-uh-dawr, -dohr] /ˈkɒm əˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr/ noun 1. Navy. a grade of flag officer next in rank below a rear admiral. 2. British Navy. an officer in temporary command of a squadron, sometimes over a captain on the same ship. 3. Navy. the senior captain when two or more ships of war are cruising in company. […]
- Commodore 1010
storage A 3.5-inch floppy disk drive for the Amiga. (1998-12-23)
[kuh-men-ser-uh-buh l, -sher-uh-] /kəˈmɛn sər ə bəl, -ʃər ə-/ adjective 1. having the same measure or divisor: The numbers 6 and 9 are commensurable since they are divisible by 3. 2. suitable in measure; proportionate. /kəˈmɛnsərəbəl; -ʃə-/ adjective 1. (maths) 2. well-proportioned; proportionate adj. 1550s, from Late Latin commensurabilis “having a common measure,” from com- […]