Committee
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Committee [kuh-mit-ee]

NOUN

NOUN

  • A group of persons elected or selected to perform a specific duty such as to investigate, to research, to take action, to organize, etc.

  • A self constituted group or organization for a common objective.

Example

"The Olympics committee has decided to grant membership to many Island nations."

"The Supreme Court has asked the government to form a standing committee."

Synonyms

Board, Bureau, Cabinet, Chamber, Commission, Panel

Antonyms

Individual

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