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samiti Line breaks: sa¦miti
Pronunciation: /ˈsamɪti/

Definition of samiti in English:

noun (plural samitis)

Indian
A committee, society, or association.
Example sentences
  • Further discussion takes place on the Coordination Committee, the samanvaya samiti, comprised of intellectuals and activists from outside the movement who contribute to forging wider links.
  • The samiti organises special exhibitions, haats, bazaars, and training programmes for up-and-coming artisans.
  • The samiti has not sought any financial assistance from the Government.

Origin

1930s: Hindi, from Sanskrit, 'meeting, committee'.

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