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[san-tuh-rem; Portuguese sahn-tah-ren]
  1. a city in N Brazil, on the Amazon River.
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Historical Examples of santarem

  • The same must be said of the tomb in the Graça church at Santarem.

    Portuguese Architecture

    Walter Crum Watson

  • The next day they rode to Santarem, and on the following evening to Abrantes.

  • Two other corps left Santarem, on the night of the fifth, and retired to Thomar.

  • This, formerly, bore the number 10023, and is the MS. described by Santarem.

  • Occasionally, as we did upon a day, you see something like Santarem.

    The Sea and the Jungle

    H. M. Tomlinson

British Dictionary definitions for santarem


  1. a port in N Brazil, in Pará state where the Tapajós River flows into the Amazon. Pop: 190 000 (2005 est)
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