Brazil

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territory of western Brazil bordering on Bolivia and Peru Acre
strain of bees that originated in Brazil in the 1950s as a cross between an aggressive African bee and a honeybee; retains most of the traits of the African bee; now spread as far north as Texas Africanized bee , Africanized honey bee , Apis mellifera adansonii , Apis mellifera scutellata , killer bee
black and gold grunt found from Bermuda to Caribbean to Brazil Anisotremus virginicus , pork-fish , porkfish
Brazil parrot ara
river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River Araguaia , Araguaia River , Araguaya , Araguaya River
small resinous tree or shrub of Brazil aroeira blanca , Schinus chichita
tall tropical American timber tree especially abundant in eastern Brazil; yields hard strong durable zebrawood with straight grain and dark strips on a pinkish to yellowish ground; widely used for veneer and furniture and heavy construction Astronium fraxinifolium , goncalo alves
tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory babassu , babassu palm , coco de macao , Orbignya martiana , Orbignya phalerata , Orbignya spesiosa
any cactus of the genus Echinocactus; strongly ribbed and very spiny; southwestern United States to Brazil barrel cactus , echinocactus
tropical American fern cultivated for its finely divided greyish-green foliage; West Indies and southern Mexico to Peru and Brazil basket fern , Nephrolepis pectinata , toothed sword fern
port city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta; main port and commercial center for the Amazon River basin Belem , Feliz Lusitania , Para , Santa Maria de Belem , St. Mary of Bethlehem
city in southeastern Brazil north of Rio de Janeiro; the first of Brazil's planned communities Belo Horizonte
tall South American tree bearing brazil nuts Bertholletia excelsa , brazil-nut tree , brazil nut
brazil nut Bertholletia , genus Bertholletia
fern of tropical America: from southern United States to West Indies and Mexico to Brazil black-stemmed spleenwort , black-stem spleenwort , little ebony spleenwort
fish of western Atlantic: Cape Cod to Brazil blue runner , Caranx crysos , runner
capital of Brazil; a city built on the central plateau and inaugurated in 1960 Brasilia , Brazilian capital , capital of Brazil
native or inhabitant of Brazil Brazilian
monetary unit in Brazil Brazilian monetary unit
trumpeter of Brazil and Guiana; often kept to protect poultry in Brazil Brazilian trumpeter , Psophia crepitans
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