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posting

Sport a wrestling attack in which the opponent is hurled at the post in one of the corners of the ring

posting

A message sent to a newsgroup or mailing list (may also be called "a post") or the act of sending it. Distinguished from a "letter" or ordinary electronic mail message by the fact that it is broadcast rather than point-to-point. It is not clear whether messages sent to a small mailing list are postings or e-mail; perhaps the best dividing line is that if you don't know the names of all the potential recipients, it is a posting.

posting

A message uploaded to a blog, discussion group, wiki, social site or other publishing venue. See post.
References in classic literature ?
The address, "Sir Henry Baskerville, Northumberland Hotel," was printed in rough characters; the post-mark "Charing Cross," and the date of posting the preceding evening.
Therefore it is sealed and deposited for posting among the iron correspondence of the day.
At posting stations, at inns, and in the landowner's snuggery, maidservants had been flattered by his notice, and here too at the governor's party there were (as it seemed to Nicholas) an inexhaustible number of pretty young women, married and unmarried, impatiently awaiting his notice.
I noticed that she had sometimes other letters to post, but that the posting of the one only was a process.
I can see him posting down State Street to the steamship offices.
My resources were just as likely to hold out against the expenses of posting, where public conveyances could not be obtained, as against the expense of waiting privately at hotels, until the right coaches might start.
AFTER waiting many a weary day to revenge himself upon a Lion for some unconsidered manifestation of contempt, a Skunk finally saw him coming, and posting himself in the path ahead uttered the inaudible discord of his race.
He had been on the point of posting his letter, when Mr.
She stood aside, on the top step, posting herself there to see what happened.
You insist on my posting this letter, Sir Percival?
He is but a hack hired from a roadside posting house, but he must carry me to London to- night.
Sparsit sat by the fire, with her foot in her cotton stirrup, little thinking whither she was posting.