autocancel

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

auto- +‎ cancel

Verb[edit]

autocancel (third-person singular simple present autocancels, present participle autocancelling (Commonwealth), autocanceling (American), simple past and past participle autocancelled (Commonwealth), autocanceled (American))

  1. (transitive, Internet) To cancel (a previously posted message on Usenet) automatically.

Noun[edit]

autocancel (plural autocancels)

  1. (Internet) A Usenet control message, generated automatically, that cancels a previously posted message.