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noun (plural samitis)Indian
A committee, society, or association.
- 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.
1930s: Hindi, from Sanskrit, 'meeting, committee'.
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