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Yahoo.  (c) Yahoo
Definition: Yahoo is one of the Web's most popular websites, offering Web search, an extensive subject directory, and many more services. If you'd like to learn more about this popular site, the following articles will help:
  • Yahoo: A Quick Look: Get a brief overview of all that this extensive Web property has to offer.
  • Yahoo Search Shortcuts: Here are the top search tricks that will make your search experience fast, fun, and ultimately efficient.
  • Ultimate Yahoo Search List - More Than Just A Search Engine: In addition to having a subject directory and search engine listings, this versatile portal has many special properties that are useful resources, including News, Music, Games, Finance, and many more.
Pronunciation: YAH-hoo
Common Misspellings: yahooo
Examples: "I used Yahoo's search engine to find the information I was looking for."

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