Definition of steering committee in English:

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steering committee

Pronunciation: /ˈsti(ə)riNG kəˌmidē/
(British also steering group)

noun

A committee that decides on the priorities or order of business of an organization and manages the general course of its operations.
Example sentences
  • The festival steering group is committed to organic growth.
  • The new club is run by a steering committee and has sub committees of Boat fishing, Shore fishing, Boat owners and Juniors.
  • However I hope that the steering group and sub committees do not get hijacked by certain groups whom hold extreme views and personal agendas.

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Syllabification: steer·ing com·mit·tee

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