Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
  Show Word Combinations
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
select committee

select committee

 
pronunciation:
sih lekt k mI ti
part of speech: noun
definition: a group, formed on a temporary basis and assembled from members of a goverment, whose purpose is to investigate a particular issue.
The United State House Select Committee on Assassinations was formed to investigate the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.