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standing committee

noun

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as in subcommittee, steering committee

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The first known use of standing committee was circa 1636

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“Standing committee.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/standing%20committee. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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