Belém

[ buh-lem; Portuguese bey-lan ]
/ bəˈlɛm; Portuguese beɪˈlɛ̃ /

noun

a seaport in N Brazil on the Pará River.

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Belém
/ (Portuguese bəˈlẽi) /

noun

a port in N Brazil, the capital of Pará state, on the Pará River: major trading centre for the Amazon basin. Pop: 2 097 000 (2005 est)
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