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When a body in an organisation is no longer useful it is... Abolished? Discontinued? Terminated? Ended? Closed down..?

And what's the corresponding noun? That is, what words could I use for the verb/noun in the following sentences:

  1. In order for a work group or committee to be VERB, the following criteria must be satisfied.

  2. NOUN of a work group or committee must be approved by the president.

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    If it is no longer useful, it is dissolved. For a working group or committee to be active, the following criteria must be met. The agenda of a working group or committee must be approved by the chairman.
    – Lambie
    Jun 25, 2022 at 22:49
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    There are probably several words that could be used here. There's no specific term. Terminated (noun: termination), closed (noun: closure), ended (noun: ending/cessation). dissolved (noun: dissolution), cancelled (noun: cancellation), discontinued (noun: discontinuation),
    – Billy Kerr
    Jun 25, 2022 at 23:02
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    The phrase wound up is often used in his context. merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wound%20up Jun 25, 2022 at 23:31
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    There is also abolished / abolition or disbanded / disbanding Jun 26, 2022 at 0:14

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A lot of your provided words are good, I would suggest:

dissolved/terminated

  1. In order for a work group or committee to be dissolved/terminated, the following criteria must be satisfied.

  2. Dissolution/Termination of a work group or committee must be approved by the president.

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