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subcommittee

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noun sub·com·mit·tee \ˈsəb-kə-ˌmi-tē, ˌsəb-kə-ˈ\

Simple Definition of subcommittee

  • : a part of a committee that is organized for a certain purpose

Full Definition of subcommittee

  1. :  a subdivision of a committee usually organized for a specific purpose

Examples of subcommittee

  1. The Senate has formed a subcommittee to set up an investigation.



Circa 1607

First Known Use of subcommittee

circa 1607



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