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1. Power On Self Test. A set of tests performed by a computer's BIOS straight after power up.
2. The act of sending a message to a newsgroup, where others can view and respond to it. The term Post can also be used to refer to that message posted to a newsgroup.
3. To send a message. This usage originates from traditional postal services (snail-mail), but applied to applications, processes and threads. A message can be said to be posted to another process (thread or application).