Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A subordinate committee composed of members appointed from a main committee.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A committee formed by an existing committee.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An under committee; a part or division of a committee.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An under committee; a part or division of a committee.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a subset of committee members organized for a specific purpose

Etymologies

sub- +‎ committee (Wiktionary)

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