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governing bodynoun [C]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT
a ​group that ​manages or ​controls the ​activities of country, ​region, or ​organization: The country's ​highestgoverning body ​held a ​specialmeeting to consider the ​proposal.governing body of sth Officials criticized the FIA, the ​governing body of motor sport, over the ​sensitiveissue of ​safety. local/​national/​regionalgoverning bodies
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