WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
commercial a′gency, 
  • Businessa concern that investigates for the benefit of its subscribers the financial standing, reputation, and credit rating of individuals, firms, corporations, or others.
    • 1895–1900, American.

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