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subcommittees

noun
plural of subcommittee

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a part of a committee that is organized for a certain purpose
  • The Senate has formed a subcommittee to set up an investigation.

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“Subcommittees.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subcommittees. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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