= V =
[Usenet: by analogy with spam. The
trade name Velveeta is attached in the U.S. to a particularly nasty
processed-cheese spread.] Also knows as ECP; a message that is
excessively cross-posted, as opposed to spam which is too
frequently posted. This term is widely recognized but not commonly
used; most people refer to both kinds of abuse as spam. Compare
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.