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English definition of “newsgroup”

newsgroup

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈnjuːzɡruːp/ US   /ˈnuːzɡruːp/ INTERNET
a place on the internet where people who are interested in a particular subject can exchange messages about it, or the people who use this place: Newsgroups are a good way of finding potential business partners. Don't buy from unsolicited emails or newsgroup postings.
(Definition of newsgroup from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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