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standing committee

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a permanent committee appointed to deal with a specified subject

stand′ing commit`tee


n.
a permanent committee, as of a legislature, dealing with a designated subject.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.standing committee - a permanent committee
commission, committee - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
Ways and Means Committee - a permanent committee of the United States House of Representatives that makes recommendations to the US House on all bills that would raise revenue
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standing committee

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