Definition of subcommittee
: a subdivision of a committee usually organized for a specific purpose
Examples of subcommittee in a sentence
The Senate has formed a subcommittee to set up an investigation.
First Known Use of subcommittee
SUBCOMMITTEE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of subcommittee for English Language Learners
: a part of a committee that is organized for a certain purpose
Legal Definition of subcommittee
: a subdivision of a committee that is assigned a portion of the committee's jurisdiction, holds hearings, amends legislation, and reports to the committee
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