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Distrito Federal

[ dees-tree-taw fe-the-rahl ]
/ disˈtri tɔ ˌfɛ ðɛˈrɑl /
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noun Spanish.
Federal District. Abbreviation: D.F.
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British Dictionary definitions for Distrito Federal

Distrito Federal
/ (Portuguese disˈtritu fedeˈral) /

noun
a district in S central Brazil, containing Brasília: detached from Goiás state in 1960. Pop: 2 145 839 (2002). Area: 5815 sq km (2245 sq miles)
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