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Caxias

[kah-shee-uh s]
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noun
  1. a city in NE Brazil.
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  • As soon as Caxias had finished the pacification of Minas, he was ordered south.

    The South American Republics Part I of II

    Thomas C. Dawson

  • Re-enforcements were vigorously recruited from all over the empire, and in July, 1867, the cautious Caxias began a slow advance.

  • The expenses were mounting up to sixty millions a year; the country chafed at the delays, Caxias quarrelled with the ministers.