comitology

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Etymology[edit]

From committee +‎ -ology, formed as a neologism by European Union translators.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌkɒ.mᵻˈtɒ.lə.dʒi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌkɑ.məˈtɑ.lə.dʒi/

Noun[edit]

comitology ‎(plural comitologies)

  1. (European Union) The system of committees, composed of representatives of the member states, used to oversee European Commission implementing acts made under European Union legislation.

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