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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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Argentina will go into the match between the two historic rivals in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, as the team firmly under pressure.
AP BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil Playing at the stadium where it was humiliated 7-1 by Germany two years ago, Brazil can wipe away some of the lingering pain from that defeat with a convincing performance against Argentina in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday.
During September, the Brazilian Mining Institute (IBRAM) organized the 16th Brazilian Mining Congress 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 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 -- With Neymar out injured, just about everyone in Brazil knew it would be tough against Germany.
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, Ramadan 12, 1435, Jul 9, 2014, SPA -- Germany scored five goals in the opening 30 minutes, including a record-setting 16th from Miroslav Klose, to take an astounding 5-0 lead over Brazil at halftime on Tuesday in the World Cup semifinals, AP reported.
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) - An overpass under construction collapsed Thursday in this World Cup host city, killing at least two people and trapping a commuter bus, two construction trucks and a car in an embarrassment for a country that has been basking in praise for what has mostly been a smoothly running soccer tournament.
Brasilia (Brazil), July 4 ( ANI ): At least two persons have reportedly been killed after an overpass bridge under construction collapsed in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, one of the host cities for the ongoing FIFA World Cup.
All the action from both teams' third and final Group D encounter, as Roy Hodgson's men look to end their group campaign on a high at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, having lost their first two matches 2-1 to Italy and Uruguay.
All the action from both teams' third and final Group D encounter, as Roy Hodgson's men look to end their group campaign high at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, having lost their first matches 2-1 to Italy and Uruguay.
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Belo Horizonte, Brazil, touts stunning outdoor scenery Soccer fans attending the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil will find rich history combined with beautiful views in Belo Horizonte, one of the host cities.