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"newsgroup" in British English

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newsgroupnoun [C]

uk   /ˈnjuːz.ɡruːp/  us   /ˈnuːz.ɡruːp/
a ​collection of ​messages that are ​shown on the internet and have been written by ​peopleinterested in a ​particularsubject: If you ​want to ​readdiscussions on the ​latestmovies, ​subscribe to a newsgroup.
(Definition of newsgroup from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"newsgroup" in Business English

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newsgroupnoun [C]

uk   /ˈnjuːzɡruːp/  us   /ˈnuːzɡruːp/ INTERNET
a ​place on the ​internet where ​people who are interested in a particular ​subject can ​exchangemessages about it, or the ​people who use this ​place: Newsgroups are a good way of ​findingpotentialbusinesspartners. Don't ​buy from ​unsolicitedemails or newsgroup ​postings.
(Definition of newsgroup from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “newsgroup”
in Chinese (Simplified) (网络)新闻组…
in Turkish haber grubu…
in Russian группа новостей…
in Chinese (Traditional) (網路)新聞組…
in Polish grupa newsowa lub dyskusyjna…
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