working group

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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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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.