As a proper noun usenet
is (internet) a world-wide distributed discussion system consisting of newsgroups classified hierarchically by subject.
As a verb newgroup is
(internet|transitive) to create (a newsgroup on usenet) by sending a special control message.
(en proper noun
(Internet) A world-wide distributed discussion system consisting of newsgroups classified hierarchically by subject.
(Internet) To create (a newsgroup on Usenet) by sending a special control message.
* 1998 , Carla G. Surratt, Netlife: Internet citizens and their communities (page 75)
* 2000', "Harlock", ''I'm '''newgrouping alt.binaries.tv.millennium today!'' (on newsgroup ''alt.config )
- If the group passes, it will be newgrouped after five days. If the group fails, it can't be voted on again for six months.