Fortaleza

[ fawr-tl-ey-zuh; Portuguese fawr-tuh-le-zuh ]
/ ˌfɔr tlˈeɪ zə; Portuguese ˌfɔr təˈlɛ zə /

noun

a seaport in NE Brazil.

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Fortaleza
/ (Portuguese fortaˈleza) /

noun

a port in NE Brazil, capital of Ceará state. Pop: 3 261 000 (2005 est)Also called: Ceará
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