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Noun1.working group - a group of people working together temporarily until some goal is achieved; "the working group was supposed to report back in two weeks"
social unit, unit - an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
expedition - an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose; "an expedition was sent to explore Mars"
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EPA officials said they would no longer lead the community work group overseeing the controversial cleanup at the Rocketdyne facility in the Simi Hills between Chatsworth and Simi Valley.
For example, the work group focusing on technology matters developed a proposal to permit sellers to select from one of four technology models.
Within these areas, several work group have been launched and are active.
Under the direct guidance of the White House, HHS Secretary Donna Shalala has established a Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Work Group with the major goal of providing more opportunities for individuals to choose to decrease their reliance on nursing homes by increasing the available array of home and community-based services.
Consequently, the province has acted on one recommendation immediately, and the ministers present (at the meeting) have advised the work group to put together detailed proposals for job creation immediately.
11 work group will define wireless connectivity standards addressing a wide range of applications optimized but not restricted to the unique performance needs of control applications ranging from closed loop regulatory control through open loop manual control.
amp; GENEVA, Switzerland -- ARINC Incorporated and SITA today announced the formation of an Industry technical work group to define the next generation of business-to-business messaging for the Air Transport Industry (ATI).
The Desktop and Mobile Work Group will build on the DMTF's decade of success in providing standards for the management of end user systems, while the Telecommunications Work Group will focus on the increasing requirement for commonality in the enterprise and service provider space, providing a consistent model and semantics for diverse environments including the enterprise, storage, telecommunications, grid and high availability areas.
Dictaphone Corporation is sponsoring the American Health Information Management Association's Foundation of Research and Education (AHIMA/FORE) work group on data content in the electronic health record (EHR).
The CellularRAM(TM) work group today announced the addition of Hynix Semiconductor Inc.
The DMTF's long-standing commitment to sharing our expertise in distributed management infrastructure and resource modeling continues through our active collaboration with these leading SDOs in this new work group," said Winston Bumpus, president, DMTF.