Ceará


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Ceará

(Portuguese siaˈra)
n
1. (Placename) a state of NE Brazil: sandy coastal plain, rising to a high plateau. Capital: Fortaleza. Pop: 7 654 535 (2002). Area: 150 630 sq km (58 746 sq miles)
2. (Placename) another name for Fortaleza
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Ce•a•rá

(ˌseɪ əˈrɑ)

n.
a state on the NE coast of Brazil. 6,803,567; 57,149 sq. mi. (148,016 sq. km). Cap.: Fortaleza.
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