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- n. The crossposting of a message to an unreasonably large number of newsgroups.
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- n. trademark: soft processed American cheese
After Velveeta, a brand of processed cheese, perhaps likening its spreadability to the spreading of a post across newsgroups. Compare spam junk e-mail (named after SPAM, brand of processed meat). (Wiktionary)