[ kam-pee-nuhs; Portuguese kahn-pee-nuhs ]
/ kæmˈpi nəs; Portuguese kɑ̃ˈpi nəs /
a city in SE Brazil, NNW of São Paulo.
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Words nearby Campinas
, Campina Grande
, camping ground
, camp it up
, CAM plant
, Camp Lejeune
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How to use Campinas in a sentence
Branch offices are maintained at Rio de Janeiro, Campinas, and in other cities in coffee-growing countries.
The mountain-glens were filled with long droves of cattle and flocks of sheep from the campinas of Medina Sidonia.
The Bourbons grown in the Campinas district often have a red center.
The oldest coffee-growing district in São Paulo is Campinas.
British Dictionary definitions for Campinas
/ (kæmˈpiːnəs, Portuguese kəmˈpiːnəʃ) /
a city in SE Brazil, in São Paulo state: centre of a rich agricultural region, producing esp coffee. Pop: 2 640 000 (2005 est)
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