[ mat-uh groh-soh; Portuguese mah-too graw-soo ]
/ ˈmæt ə ˈgroʊ soʊ; Portuguese ˈmɑ tʊ ˈgrɔ sʊ /
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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot”?
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Example sentences from the Web for matto grosso
Platinum grains are found in Brazil, but always in the alluvial lands that contain gold, particularly in those of Matto-Grosso.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
British Dictionary definitions for matto grosso
/ (ˈmætəʊ ˈɡrɒsəʊ) /
a variant spelling of Mato Grosso
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