rmgroup

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Etymology[edit]

Internal name of the message, short for remove group.

Noun[edit]

rmgroup (plural rmgroups)

  1. (Internet) A Usenet control message indicating that a newsgroup should be removed.

Verb[edit]

rmgroup (third-person singular simple present rmgroups, present participle rmgrouping, simple past and past participle rmgrouped)

  1. (Internet) To remove a newsgroup (or attempt to do so) by means of such a message.
    • 1999, "Travis Bemann", Proposal: news.admin.net-abuse.moderated (on newsgroup news.admin.net-abuse.misc)
      Just rmgrouping news.admin.net-abuse.usenet would get rid of both the kooks, trolls, and flamers as well as the discussions which are appropriate and pertain to Usenet abuse.