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A·ra·guaí·a

or A·ra·gua·ya  (är′ə-gwī′ə)
A river rising in central Brazil and flowing about 2,115 km (1,315 mi) generally northward to the Tocantins River. There are numerous falls on the river.

Araguaia

(ˌɑːrəˈɡwaɪə) or

Araguaya

n
(Placename) a river in central Brazil, rising in S central Mato Grosso state and flowing north to the Tocantins River. Length: over 1771 km (1100 miles)
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Noun1.Araguaia - a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins RiverAraguaia - a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River
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Soybeans are Brazil's most important cereal crop, one that has help spearhead economic and social development in the country's former 'forgotten region' of Canarana in Araguaia, Mato Grosso State.
The combination of Horizonte's 100% owned Araguaia and Vermelho nickel projects creates one of the leading nickel development companies globally.
Horizonte Minerals Plc, ('Horizonte' or 'the Company') the nickel development company focussed in Brazil, is pleased to announce that is has completed and filed the Mine Construction Licence ('Installation Licence' or 'LP) for its Araguaia nickel project ('Araguaia' or 'the Project'), Brazil's next ferronickel project.
25) in Conceicao do Araguaia in 1981 and Benevides in 1991, both cities in Para state, northern Brazil, and in Peixe, Tocantins state in 1991.
Alem do mais, e uma cidade com diversos atrativos relacionados a natureza, como o Rio Garcas, o Rio Araguaia e o Parque da Serra Azul, os quais atraem turistas de todas as partes do Brasil.
The main data of this research was obtained during field research in seven cities in the state of Para in Brazil (Belterra, Santarem, Altamira, Paragominas, Maraba, Conceicao do Araguaia and Santana do Araguaia) and one city in the state of Mato Grosso (Guaranta do Norte).
In 2013 a survey on farms close to the Araguaia river and its tributaries in the eastern region of the state of Mato Grosso showed that sudden deaths in cattle were associated with the ingestion of Niedenzuella stannea.
Acrescentando mais um ingrediente ao ja conturbado cenario, em 2010, posteriormente ao lancamento do PNDH-3 (mas ainda antes do projeto de lei de criacao da CNV), o Brasil foi condenado na Corte Interamericana de Direitos Humanos (CIDH) da Organizacao dos Estados Americanos (OEA) como resultado da acao movida por familiares de mortos e desaparecidos na Guerrilha do Araguaia acao armada desencadeada pelo PCdoB entre 1972 e 1974 na regiao de Maraba no Para (Adam, Silva, & Leonetti, 2013; CNV, 2014a).
A irradiacao do feminismo no Brasil enredeia-se a historia de Crimeia Schmidt, uma das poucas sobreviventes da Guerrilha do Araguaia que esteve gravida na prisao, onde da a luz.
ano, y en la vertiente oeste del Tocantins, entre las subcuencas de los rios Araguaia y Para, con aproximadamente 150.
Para a linguistica, segundo Greg Urban (1992), o local onde teriam se originado os povos Je estaria em algum lugar entre as nascentes do Araguaia e do Sao Francisco, proximo a area onde os Xacriaba habitavam.