Rondônia

Rondônia

[rawn-daw-nyah]
noun
a state in W Brazil. 93,815 sq. mi. (242,980 sq. km). Capital: Pôrto Velho.
Formerly Guaporé.
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Rondônia (Portuguese rõˈdonja)
 
n
Former name (until 1956): Guaporé a state of W Brazil: consists chiefly of tropical rainforest; a centre of the Amazon rubber boom until about 1912. Capital: Porto Velho. Pop: 1 431 777 (2002). Area: 243 043 sq km (93 839 sq miles)

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