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A city of west-central Brazil west of Brasília on the Cuiabá River, about 485 km (300 mi) long. The city was founded during the gold rush of the early 18th century.


(Portuguese kuiaˈba) or


1. (Placename) a port in W Brazil, capital of Mato Grosso state, on the Cuibá River. Pop: 777 000 (2005 est)
2. (Placename) a river in SW Brazil, rising on the Mato Grosso plateau and flowing southwest into the São Lourenço River. Length: 483 km (300 miles)


(ˌku yəˈbɑ)

the capital of Mato Grosso, in W Brazil. 167,894.
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Apesar dessa facilidade, na capital Cuiaba foi realizada apenas uma pesquisa sobre mortalidade infantil utilizando esse metodo (7).
At the Veterinary Hospital of the Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso, Cuiaba campus, a recently adopted midsize male canine, aged 16 months old, mixed breed, was attended.
In order to identify arthropod-borne pathogens in domestic feline, 182 cats from different places of Cuiaba and Varzea Grande cities, both located in Mato Grosso State, Midwest Brazil, have been analyzed.
Assim, esta pesquisa busca apresentar os caminhos alternativos a urbanidade vigente que, por meio de analises aplicadas qualitativas e quantitativas entre 2000 e 2010, resultaram no entendimento da condicao urbana de Cuiaba e seu processo de dispersao (escala urbana), uso e ocupacao (escala de 25 ha).
Tivemos o privilegio de ser, mais uma vez, indicado no XXIII Congresso Brasileiro de Fruti- cultura, realizado em Cuiaba em agosto de 2014, como Editor-Chefe da RBF.
Peru: sin otros datos (holotipo, The Natural History Museum, Londres, Inglaterra); Lima: Lomas Lachay y Quebrada Verde (Lomas de Lucumo) (ejemplares en la coleccion de la Universidad Federal de Mato Grosso, Cuiaba, Brasil).
The agreement offers clarification regarding the different interpretations of the GSA through payments and compensations from one party to the other, including the execution of a natural gas supply contract to enable the operation of thermoelectric power plant UTE Cuiaba until December 2016.
These stadiums are Arena Da Baixada in Curitiba, Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba, Cortiba Football Club Stadium in Curitiba and Arena Gremio in Porto Alegre.
In total, the company supplied 68 elevators as a part of the modernisation process at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba (18 elevators), Estadio Beira Rio in Porto Alegre (23 elevators), and Arena Castelao in Fortaleza (15 elevators), as well as the new installation of infrastructure at Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba (12 elevators).
Data throughout the group stage of the tournament, which ran from June 12 to 26, revealed triple-digit increases in spending, compared to the same period last year, in cities such as Natal (851 per cent), Cuiaba (963 per cent), Curitiba (167 per cent) and Manaus (409 per cent).
Architects who designed the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba and Arena da Baixada in Curitiba selected SABIC's high-performance LEXAN [TM] sheet and system solutions to create lightweight, high-impact and UV-resistant roofing and facades that helped meet strict safety compliance and sustainability aims, while offering outstanding aesthetics.
La Colombie realise un sans-faute et termine a la premiere place du groupe C suite a son ecrasante victoire sur le Japon (4-1) mardi a Cuiaba.