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Teresina

[ ti-ri-zee-nah ]
/ tɪ rɪˈzi nɑ /
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noun
a port in northeastern Brazil, on the Parnahiba River.
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Formerly The·re·zi·na [Portuguese ti-ri-zee-nah] /Portuguese tɪ rɪˈzi nɑ/ .
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Teresina
/ (Portuguese tereˈzina) /

noun
an inland port in NE Brazil, capital of Piauí state, on the Parnaíba River: chief commercial centre of the Parnaíba valley. Pop: 895 000 (2005 est)Former name: Therezina
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