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A voting procedure used to determine whether a new Usenet newsgroup should be created. During the voting period any participant in a Usenet newsgroup is allowed to vote for or against. If, at the end of the voting period, a potential newsgroup has 100 more votes for than against and has gained at least two thirds of the votes then it is created. Sometimes the term is abbreviated to CFV.

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