Belo Horizonte


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Belo Ho·ri·zon·te

 (hôr′ĭ-zôn′tē, ô′rĭ-zôN′thĭ)
A city of eastern Brazil north of Rio de Janeiro. An important manufacturing and marketing center, it was built (1895-1897) as the first of Brazil's planned communities.

Belo Horizonte

(Portuguese ˈbɛːloriˈzõːntə)
n
(Placename) a city in SE Brazil, the capital of Minas Gerais state. Pop: 5 304 000 (2005 est)

Be•lo Ho•ri•zon•te

(ˈbɛ lʊ ˌɔ rɪˈzɔ̃ tɪ)
n.
the capital of Minas Gerais, in SE Brazil. 1,814,990.
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Noun1.Belo Horizonte - city in southeastern Brazil to the north of Rio de JaneiroBelo Horizonte - city in southeastern Brazil to the north of Rio de Janeiro; the first of Brazil's planned communities
Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil - the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
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The Brazilian team will be trained at OXIS Energy's headquarters in Oxford in the UK, prior to creating a Research and Development Centre in Belo Horizonte, the capital of Minas Gerais.
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The faces say it all - Brazil fans show their emotion after their national football team's 7-1 defeat by Germany in the semi-final of the World Cup at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil The faces say it all - Brazil fans show their emotion after their national football team's 7-1 defeat by Germany in the semi-final of the World Cup at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil July 8, 2014.
Belo Horizonte (Brazil), July 9 ( ANI ): Brazil's World Cup dreams ended on Tuesday night with a humiliating and brutal 1-7 loss to Germany in the first semi-final in Belo Horizonte.
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Belo Horizonte: An unfinished overpass being built for the World Cup collapsed in Brazil's southeastern city of Belo Horizonte on Thursday, killing at least two people and injuring 19.
A partly built overpass in Belo Horizonte in Brazil collapsed on a public bus, killing at least two persons and injuring 19 people on Thursday.
Belo Horizonte, Ramadan 7, 1435, Jul 4, 2014, SPA -- A flyover under construction in Brazil partially collapsed Thursday, killing at least two people, the local mayor and news reports said.