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Meaning of “subcommittee” in the English Dictionary

"subcommittee" in British English

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subcommitteenoun [C]

uk   /ˈsʌb.kəˌmɪt.i/  us   /-ˌmɪ-/
(Definition of subcommittee from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"subcommittee" in American English

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subcommitteenoun [C]

 us   /ˈsʌb·kəˌmɪt̬·i/
a ​number of ​peoplechosen from a ​committee (= a ​smallgroup of ​people who ​represent a ​largerorganization) to ​study or ​manage a ​particularsubject
(Definition of subcommittee from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"subcommittee" in Business English

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subcommitteenoun [C]

(also sub-committee) uk   us   /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.
(Definition of subcommittee from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “subcommittee”
in Korean 분과 위원회…
in Arabic لَجنة فَرعِيّة…
in Malaysian jawatankuasa kecil…
in French sous-comité…
in Chinese (Traditional) (委員會下設的)小組委員會,專門小組…
in Italian sotto-comitato…
in Spanish subcomité…
in Vietnamese tiểu ban…
in Portuguese subcomitê…
in Thai คณะอนุกรรมการ…
in German der Unterausschuß…
in Catalan subcomitè…
in Japanese 小委員会, 分科会…
in Chinese (Simplified) (委员会下设的)小组委员会,专门小组…
in Indonesian subkomite…
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