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João Pes·so·a(zhwouN′ pə-sō′ə)
A city of eastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean north of Recife. Founded in 1585, it has excellent examples of colonial architecture.
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João Pessoa(Portuguese ˈʒuəum peˈsoa)
(Placename) a port in NE Brazil, capital of Paraíba state. Pop: 931 000 (2005 est)
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|Noun||1.||Joao Pessoa - a city in northeastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean to the north of Recife|
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