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redneck

noun [C]  /ˈredˌnek/ slang us  
a poor, white person without education, esp. one living in the countryside in the southern US, who is believed to have prejudiced (= unfair and unreasonable) ideas and beliefs Note: This word is usually considered offensive.
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