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A group of persons who manage or control a business, school system, etc.; council
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  1. A group of persons who manage or control a business, school system, etc.; council
  2. (Electronics) circuit board
  3. (Archaic) A council table
An office, usually of a large organization, that is responsible for a specific duty:
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  1. An office, usually of a large organization, that is responsible for a specific duty:
  2. A local office of such an agency
  3. A government department, or a subdivision of a government department
A body of delegates from local units of a union, confederation, etc.
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  1. A body of delegates from local units of a union, confederation, etc.
  2. An assembly of persons called together for consultation, deliberation, or discussion.
  3. The discussion or deliberation in a council
An insulated board, or flat surface, for instruments or controls, as of an electric circuit, airplane, etc.
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  1. An insulated board, or flat surface, for instruments or controls, as of an electric circuit, airplane, etc.
  2. A painting on such a board
  3. Those persons chosen from this list to constitute a pool from which a jury or juries will be selected for a particular court.
(Idiomatic) A group of people working towards a particular task, project, or activity, especially assigned in a particular capacity.
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  1. (Idiomatic) A group of people working towards a particular task, project, or activity, especially assigned in a particular capacity.
  2. A specially trained, self-contained military unit assigned a specific mission or task, as the raiding of enemy installations
  3. A temporary group of military units brought together, under a single commander, to accomplish a specific objective
(Politics, often capitalized) In parliamentary and some other systems of government, the group of ministers responsible for creating government policy and for overseeing the departments comprising the executive branch.
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  1. (Politics, often capitalized) In parliamentary and some other systems of government, the group of ministers responsible for creating government policy and for overseeing the departments comprising the executive branch.
  2. A body of persons appointed by a head of state or a prime minister to head the executive departments of the government and to act as official advisers.
  3. (Archaic) A private council room
(Management) A subcommittee of a board auhorized to make some decisions on behalf of the entire board.
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  1. (Management) A subcommittee of a board auhorized to make some decisions on behalf of the entire board.
  2. (Government, politics, Quebec) the equivalent of the cabinet of ministers for a city government, serving the mayor.
An established parliamentary or congressional committee to which all proposed legislation, messages, petitions, memorials and other matters regarding a defined scope of subjects get referred to and then returned to parliament or congress along with a recommended measure.
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  1. An established parliamentary or congressional committee to which all proposed legislation, messages, petitions, memorials and other matters regarding a defined scope of subjects get referred to and then returned to parliament or congress along with a recommended measure.
A public board or administrative body:
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  1. A public board or administrative body:
  2. The act of committing or perpetrating:
  3. A formal written document from a government or court empowering the individual named therein to hold an appointive office or to perform official duties. In the case of an appointive office, the individual must receive the commission before she can act in their official capacity.
A group of individuals selected and sworn in to serve as the finders of fact in a civil or criminal trial, or in the case of a grand jury, to decide whether the facts warrant an indictment of the defendant. A group of individuals selected and sworn in to serve as the finders of fact in a civil or criminal trial, or in the case of a grand jury, to decide whether the facts warrant an indictment of the defendant.
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  1. A group of individuals selected and sworn in to serve as the finders of fact in a civil or criminal trial, or in the case of a grand jury, to decide whether the facts warrant an indictment of the defendant. A group of individuals selected and sworn in to serve as the finders of fact in a civil or criminal trial, or in the case of a grand jury, to decide whether the facts warrant an indictment of the defendant.
  2. (Law) A body of persons selected to decide a verdict in a legal case, based upon the evidence presented, after being given instructions on the applicable law.
  3. A committee that judges contestants or applicants, as in a competition or exhibition; a panel of judges.
A special jury of a statutory number of citizens, usually more than 12, that investigates accusations against persons charged with crime and indicts them for trial before a petit jury if there is sufficient evidence
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  1. A special jury of a statutory number of citizens, usually more than 12, that investigates accusations against persons charged with crime and indicts them for trial before a petit jury if there is sufficient evidence
  2. A jury convened to determine if there is sufficient evidence to warrant the indictment of a suspected offender. A federal grand jury consists of between 16 and 23 persons and is required by the Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution before a person can be indicted for a serious criminal offense under federal law.
A sovereign's governing body, including the council of ministers and state advisers.
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  1. A sovereign's governing body, including the council of ministers and state advisers.
  2. (Brit.) The board of directors of a corporation
  3. The judge or judges who sit on a court.
A clerical assembly of the Anglican Church similar to a synod but assembling only when called.
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  1. A clerical assembly of the Anglican Church similar to a synod but assembling only when called.
  2. The district represented at such an assembly.
  3. A group that has been convoked; esp., an ecclesiastical or academic assembly
A subordinate committee chosen from among the members of a main committee to carry out special assignments
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  1. A subordinate committee chosen from among the members of a main committee to carry out special assignments
  2. A committee formed by an existing committee.
  3. A subordinate committee composed of members appointed from a main committee.
A body of delegates
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  1. A body of delegates
  2. The act of delegating.
  3. A person or group of persons officially elected or appointed to represent another or others.
A hall for the meetings of a legislative or other assembly.
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  1. A hall for the meetings of a legislative or other assembly.
  2. The private office where the judge consults with parties and conducts business not required to be brought in open court.
  3. A board or council.
One of the popularly elected legislative assemblies that were created after the Russian Revolution (1917) and existed at local, regional, and national levels in the former Soviet Union.
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  1. One of the popularly elected legislative assemblies that were created after the Russian Revolution (1917) and existed at local, regional, and national levels in the former Soviet Union.
  2. A native or inhabitant of the former Soviet Union.
  3. Any similar council in a socialist governing system
Find another word for committee. In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for committee, like: board, bureau, council, panel, consultants, investigators, trustees, advisory group, task-force, board of inquiry and appointed group.