Iguazú

[ ee-gwuh-zoo ]
/ ˌi gwəˈzu /

noun

a river in S Brazil, flowing W to the Paraná River on the Argentina-Paraguay-Brazil border: noted for its falls. 745 miles (1,199 km) long.

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Also I·gua·çú [ee-gwuh-soo]. /ˌi gwəˈsu/.
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Example sentences from the Web for Iguazú

  • Niagara makes a single leap over a precipice one hundred and eighty feet high, while Iguazu is broken in fall but far wider.

    Our Little Brazilian Cousin|Mary F. Nixon-Roulet