steering committee

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steer·ing committee

A committee that sets agendas and schedules of business, as for a legislative body or other assemblage.

steering committee

(Parliamentary Procedure) a committee set up to prepare and arrange topics to be discussed, the order of business, etc, for a legislative assembly or other body

steer′ing commit`tee

a committee, esp. of a deliberative or legislative body, that prepares the agenda of a session.
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Noun1.steering committee - a committee to arrange the order of business for some larger (legislative) body
commission, committee - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
comité de restructuration

steering committee

n (Amm) → comitato direttivo
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