Río


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Rí·o

or Ri·o  (rē′ō)
For names of South American rivers, see the specific element; for example, Plata, Río de la, or Roosevelt, Rio.
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Noun1.Rio - the former capital and 2nd largest city of BrazilRio - the former capital and 2nd largest city of Brazil; chief Brazilian port; famous as a tourist attraction
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
Carioca - a native or inhabitant of Rio de Janeiro
Translations

Rio

[ˈriːəʊ] nRio

Rio (de Janeiro)

nRio (de Janeiro) nt
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Evolución geomorfológica de la llanura costera ubicada en el margen sur del Río de la Plata.
218, 220) a través del río Styx (representación que ya es un cliché literario muy manoseado).
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Actividades humanas y biodiversidad en humedales: el caso del Bajo delta del río Paraná.