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 for Yahoo!
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  yahoo \ya"hoo\ (y[aum]"h[=oo]), n.
     1. One of a race of filthy brutes resembling men but subject
        to the Houyhnhnms in Swift's "Gulliver's Travels." See in
        the Dictionary of Noted Names in Fiction.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl. + WordNet 1.5 + CM]
     2. Hence, any brutish or vicious character.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
     3. A raw countryman; a lout; a greenhorn. [U. S.]
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
     4. Someone who is not very intelligent or not interested in
     Syn: yokel, rube, hick, hayseed, bumpkin, chawbacon.
          [WordNet 1.5] Yahweh

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

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