working party


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working party

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1. a committee established to investigate a problem, question, etc
2. (Military) a group of soldiers or prisoners assigned to perform some manual task or duty
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.working party - 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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working party

n (Brit) → commissione f d'inchiesta
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These schemes were approved in the 14th meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2015-16 presided over by the Punjab Chairman P and D Board Mohammad Irfan Elahi, according to press statement issued here on Thursday.
The approval was granted in a meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2015-16 presided over by the Punjab Chairman P and D Board Mohammad Irfan Elahi.
the draft report of the Working Party outlining the country's reformed trade regime and its commitments as a WTO member;
Speaking on behalf of the Killie Community Working Party, fans chief Gary Torbett said: "We have welcomed the chairman's moves towards making the club debt free.
It is disappointing that this Labour council abolished the former Recycling and Waste Management Sub Committee, which included a broad range of council representation, and diluted it to a working party.
A motion to allow all councillors to sit in on the working party was comprehensively rejected by Labour at a special council meeting on Tuesday night.
It's expected the working party will continue assessing and advising schools until October, by which time many of the schools will have made a decision on their Academy status.
Cllr Walmsley's response when it was pointed out that he should have attended the working party to ensure the needs of Thornaby's residents were built into planning policy was that "there's no point".
Sixteen major authorities in Wales have their own installations, but the working party will probably recommend next year that these be phased out to leave six major computing centres throughout Wales.
A working party, consisting of residents and community councillors, has compiled a DVD recording the concerns of the constituents who live on and use these roads and who believe, along with many other residents, that a 40mph buffer zone further out of the village should be implemented by the Welsh Assembly Government and Wrexham County Borough Council.
The ECB Board voted yesterday for the extended format following research conducted by a working party chaired by Essex chairman Nigel Hilliard, despite criticism it would provoke an overload of Twenty20 cricket in a domestic season which will also include the Twenty20 Cup.
The Welsh Rugby Union have set up a working party looking at ways of best establishing the team within two years.

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