Usenet vs Netcop - What's the difference?

usenet | netcop |


As a proper noun usenet

is (internet) a world-wide distributed discussion system consisting of newsgroups classified hierarchically by subject.

As a noun netcop is

(internet|slang|derogatory) a user who attempts to enforce netiquette or other standards, especially on usenet.

usenet

English

(wikipedia Usenet)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • (Internet) A world-wide distributed discussion system consisting of newsgroups classified hierarchically by subject.
  • See also

    *

    netcop

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Internet, slang, derogatory) A user who attempts to enforce netiquette or other standards, especially on Usenet.
  • Synonyms

    * cybercop