Manáos

Manáos

[mah-nous]
noun
a port in and the capital of Amazonas, in N Brazil, on the Río Negro near its confluence with the Amazon: about 1000 miles (1600 km) from the Atlantic but accessible to some ocean trade.
Also, Manaus.
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Amazonas

[am-uh-zoh-nuhs]
noun
a state in NW Brazil. 601,769 sq. mi. (1,558,582 sq. km). Capital: Manáos.
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Amazonas (ˌæməˈzəʊnəs)
 
n
a state of W Brazil, consisting of the central Amazon basin: vast areas of unexplored tropical rainforest. Capital: Manaus. Pop: 2 961 801 (2002). Area: 1 542 277 sq km (595 474 sq miles)

Manáos (Portuguese məˈnaus)
 
n
a variant spelling of Manaus

Manaus or Manáos (Portuguese məˈnaus)
 
n
a port in N Brazil, capital of Amazonas state, on the Rio Negro 19 km (12 miles) above its confluence with the Amazon: chief commercial centre of the Amazon basin. Pop: 1 673 000 (2005 est)
 
Manáos or Manáos
 
n

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