news group

newsgroup

[nooz-groop, nyooz]
noun
a discussion group on a specific topic that is maintained on a computer network, especially the Internet: cooking newsgroups.

Origin:
1985–90

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newsgroup (ˈnjuːzˌɡruːp)
 
n
computing a forum where subscribers exchange information about a specific subject by electronic mail

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