What does the word commerce mean?

Usage examples for commerce

  1. And former commerce binds me strongly to her. – The Comedies of Terence by Publius Terentius Afer
  2. It was originated by a few generous and ardent spirits, who were disgusted with the oppressive and antagonistic conditions of ordinary labor and commerce. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  3. But since the Plague we've had no off- planet commerce. – This World Is Taboo by Murray Leinster