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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hoot \Hoot\, n. 1. A derisive cry or shout. --Glanvill. [1913 Webster] 2. The cry of an owl. [1913 Webster] 3. A very funny event, person, or experience; as, watching Jack try to catch that greased pig was a hoot. [PJC] Hoot owl (Zool.), the barred owl (Syrnium nebulosum). See Barred owl. not give a hoot not care at all. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Barred owl \Barred" owl"\ (Zool.) A large American owl (Syrnium nebulosum); -- so called from the transverse bars of a dark brown color on the breast. [1913 Webster]