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com·mit·tee

committee

 
 
pronunciation:
k mI ti
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part of speech: noun
definition: a group of persons chosen to give attention to a particular matter.
The class formed a committee to discuss the problem of teasing.
 
similar words:
board, council, staff
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The word committee contains the following parts:
-ee Latin noun-forming suffix that means person who undergoes or receives
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