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[nik-tuh-roi, nee-] /ˌnɪk təˈrɔɪ, ˌni-/
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  • On the north side, inside the entrance, is the town of Nictheroy, whose name commemorates a long-extinct tribe of Indians.

  • It is quite a relief to get on to one of the ferry-boats and cross over to Nictheroy occasionally, for a breath of pure air.

    Equatorial America Maturin M. Ballou
  • In the first place, the ferry company to Nictheroy set apart a large room in its commodious new building.

    With the Battle Fleet Franklin Matthews
British Dictionary definitions for Nictheroy


/Portuguese niteˈrɔi/
another name for Niterói
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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