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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small group that is part of a group of people that is officially put in charge of something or asked to find out about something

Usage examples (17)
  • According to the minutes of the sub-commission on migration,
  • The sub-commission on defence and security said outstanding co-operation existed with regard to policing operations.
  • Opposing bail, Lt-Col Martinus Marks said if bail were granted he would have to contact a sub-commission headed by Mr Justice
  • A bilateral sub-commission for defence and security was recently established between South Africa and Mozambique, the statement said. for more
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