Last modified on 9 August 2014, at 13:27

autocancel

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

auto- +‎ cancel

VerbEdit

autocancel (third-person singular simple present autocancels, present participle (UK) autocancelling or (US) autocanceling, simple past and past participle (UK) autocancelled or (US) autocanceled)

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

NounEdit

autocancel (plural autocancels)

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