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Goiás

[ goi-ahs ]
/ gɔɪˈɑs /
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noun
a state in central Brazil. 247,826 sq. mi. (641,870 sq. km). Capital: Goiânia.
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Goiás
/ (Portuguese ɡɔˈjas) /

noun
a state of central Brazil, in the Brazilian Highlands: contains Brasília, the capital of Brazil. Capital: Goiânia. Pop: 5 210 335 (2002). Area: 341 289 sq km (131 772 sq miles)
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