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subcommittee

noun [C] uk   /ˈsʌb.kəˌmɪt.i/  us   /-ˌmɪ-/
a number of people chosen from a committee (= a small group of people who represent a larger organization and make decisions for it) to study and report on a particular subject: Several subcommittees will be set up to deal with specific environmental issues.
Translations of “subcommittee”
in Arabic لَجنة فَرعِيّة…
in Korean 분과 위원회…
in Malaysian jawatankuasa kecil…
in French sous-comité…
in Italian sotto-comitato…
in Chinese (Traditional) (委員會下設的)小組委員會,專門小組…
in Vietnamese tiểu ban…
in Spanish subcomité…
in Portuguese subcomitê…
in Thai คณะอนุกรรมการ…
in German der Unterausschuß…
in Catalan subcomitè…
in Japanese 小委員会, 分科会…
in Indonesian subkomite…
in Chinese (Simplified) (委员会下设的)小组委员会,专门小组…
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