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committee stage Line breaks: com¦mit|tee stage
Pronunciation: /kəˈmɪtisteɪdʒ/

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Definition of committee stage in English:

noun

British
The third of five stages of a bill’s progress through Parliament when it may be debated and amended: he moved two amendments during the Committee stage [mass noun]: a new clause had been added at committee stage

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