Petrópolis

[ pi-traw-poo-lis ]
/ pɪˈtrɔ pʊ lɪs /

noun

a city in SE Brazil, NE of Rio de Janeiro.

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Petrópolis
/ (Portuguese peˈtrɔpulis) /

noun

a city in SE Brazil, north of Rio de Janeiro: resort. Pop: 280 000 (2005 est)
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