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An example use of commerce in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… to engage in commerce and to engage in …”
Commerce is the activity of buying and selling goods and services.
the word commerce occurs in english on average 7.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.