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Santa Catarina

[ san-tuh kat-uh-ree-nuh; Portuguese sahn-tuh kah-tuh-ree-nuh ]

noun

  1. a state in S Brazil. 36,856 sq. mi. (95,455 sq. km). : Florianópolis.


Santa Catarina

/ ˈsantə kətəˈrinə /

noun

  1. a state of S Brazil, on the Atlantic: consists chiefly of the Great Escarpment. Capital: Florianópolis. Pop: 5 527 707 (2002). Area: 95 985 sq km (37 060 sq miles)


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Santa Catarina, Brazil There could not be a better time to visit Brazil.

He had mentioned the Santa Catarina mountains, but he had not told what part of the large range the chart depicted.

But in fact the species loves to fix itself on limestone when at home in Santa Catarina, as does L. elegans.

Mr. Cipriano Fisher, of Santa Catarina, told me of his experience with a coyote which had rabies in the stomach.

The Gavia is but a gloomy portal to the beauties of Santa Catarina.

The water, for example, of the river which flows from Santa Catarina to Bormio is thick with it.

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Santa CatalinaSanta Clara