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Volta Redonda

[vawl-tah ri-dawn-dah] /ˈvɔl tɑ rɪˈdɔ̃ dɑ/
noun
1.
a city in SE Brazil, NW of Rio de Janeiro.
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Volta Redonda

/Portuguese ˈvɔltə rəˈdõdə/
noun
1.
a city in SE Brazil, in Rio de Janeiro state on the Paraíba River: founded in 1941; site of South America's largest steelworks. Pop: 419 000 (2005 est)
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city, western Rio de Janeiro estado (state), Brazil. It lies along the Paraiba do Sul River, at 1,500 feet (460 m) above sea level. The city is known for its steel manufacturing.

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