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subcommittee

noun [C] (also sub-committee)
 
 
/ˈsʌbkəˌmɪti/ MEETINGS, MANAGEMENT
a number of people chosen from a committee to study and report on a particular subject: They set up a subcommittee to examine the effects of the merger.
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