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sub·com·mit·tee

 (sŭb′kə-mĭt′ē)
n.
A subordinate committee composed of members appointed from a main committee.
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subcommittee

(ˈsʌbkəˌmɪtɪ)
n
a distinct and often subordinate division of a committee
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.subcommittee - a subset of committee members organized for a specific purpose
commission, committee - a special group delegated to consider some matter; "a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
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Translations
لَجْنَه فَرْعِيَّه
podvýbor
underudvalg
albizottság
undirnefnd
pakomitetis
apakškomiteja
podvýbor
alt komisyon

subcommittee

[ˈsʌbkəˌmɪtɪ] Nsubcomisión f, subcomité m
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subcommittee

[ˈsʌbkəmɪti] nsous-comité m
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subcommittee

[ˈsʌbkəˌmɪtɪ] nsottocommissione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

subcommittee

(sabkəˈmiti) noun
a committee having powers given to it by a larger committee.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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