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Groups of people who work together

army

noun

an organized group of people who are working together or helping someone

board

noun

a group of people who have the responsibility of managing important business or government activities

body

noun

a group of people who work together for an organization or the government and have important responsibilities

cabal

noun

a small group of people who secretly work together to get power for themselves

class

noun

one of the groups into which people are divided in a competition

clinic

noun

a group of doctors who work together in one building

coalition

noun

a temporary union of different groups who agree to work together to achieve a shared goal

committee

noun

a group of people who represent a larger group or organization and are chosen to do a particular job, for example to study something and suggest what action to take

committee

noun

relating to a committee

consortium

noun

a group of companies or people with similar interests or goals who have agreed to work together

corps

noun

a group of people who work together to do a particular job

crew

noun

a group of people with a particular skill who work together

dream ticket

noun

a particular group of people, especially in politics, who are likely to work well together and to be successful

executive

noun

a group of people who are responsible for making important decisions in a political party, labor union, etc.

force

noun

a group of people who work together for a particular purpose

fraternity

noun

people who do the same job or share the same interests, or the organization that they belong to

gang

noun

a group of workers who do physical work

group practice

noun

a group of doctors or other professional people who work together in the same building

hierarchy

noun

the group of people who control an organization

hit squad

noun

a group of people who are sent to do a difficult job

inspectorate

noun

a group of people employed by an organization to check that its rules are being followed, for example in a particular industry

interest group

noun

a group of people who work together to achieve a particular goal, especially by putting pressure on the government

jury

noun

a group of people who judge a competition

mission

noun

a group of people sent to do an important piece of work

movement

noun

a group of people who share the same goal and work together to achieve it

network

noun

a group of people, organizations, or places that are connected or that work together

night shift

noun

the people who work during the night

the office

noun

the people who work in an office

outfit

noun

an organization, especially a small business

pool

noun

a group of people who are available to work

posse

noun

in the past, a group of ordinary men gathered together by a law officer to search for a criminal

search party

noun

a group of people that is organized to search for someone who is lost or missing

shift

noun

the people who work during a particular shift

skeleton crew

noun

just enough workers to keep a service or office operating

steering committee

noun

a group of people who make decisions about a project

swing shift

noun

the people who work on the swing shift

syndicate

noun

a group of people or organizations that work together to achieve a particular aim

team

noun

a group of people who work together

think tank

noun

a group of people who work together to produce new ideas on a particular subject

trust

noun

a group of people or companies that work together to illegally control prices and limit competition in an industry

unit

noun

a group of people who work as a team within a larger group or organization

working group

noun

a group of people who examine a problem or situation and suggest a way of dealing with it

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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