brokerage


brokerage
bro·ker·age /'brō-kə-rij/ n
1: the business or establishment of a broker
2: a broker's fee or commission

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

brokerage
noun agio, charge, charges, commission, compensation, discount, emolument, factorage, fee, recompense, remuneration associated concepts: agents, brokerage business, brokerage commission, brokerage contract, brokers, commissions

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


brokerage
n.
1 The business or office of a broker.
2 A broker's commission or fee.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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