Recife


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Re·ci·fe

 (rə-sē′fə)
A city of eastern Brazil on the Atlantic Ocean south of Natal. First settled in 1535, it is the chief urban center of eastern Brazil and an important transportation hub.

Recife

(rɛˈsiːfə)
n
(Placename) a port at the easternmost point of Brazil on the Atlantic: capital of Pernambuco state; built partly on an island, with many waterways and bridges. Pop: 3 527 000 (2005 est). Former name: Pernambuco

Re•ci•fe

(rəˈsi fə)

n.
the capital of Pernambuco state, in NE Brazil. 1,183,391. Formerly, Pernambuco.
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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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Luciana Martorelli, the head of immigration for Brazil's Federal Police in Recife, said: "He did not give us any difficulties.
Cet incident est survenu trois jours seulement apres l'evasion de 53 detenus de la prison Professor Barreto Campelo a Itamaraca, dans la region metropolitaine de Recife.
Devido a natureza inovadora do recife artificial multifuncional, tanto no projeto quanto na construcao, programas de monitoramento de longo prazo foram planejados e seus resultados foram publicados em periodicos e congressos especificos (Jackson et al.
Fiat Chrysler, a company formed by the reorganisation of Fiat and Chrysler, is investing BRL200m in research and development centre in Recife, the capital of Pernambuco state in northeast Brazil.
Sinalizando para a fusao entre a musica eletrica, do funk ou do punk e os tambores do maracatu e do afoxe, ritmos negros de matriz brasileira, deram os contornos do que seria o manguebeat, grupos como Mundo Livre S/A, Chico Science & Nacao Zumbi (CSNZ) ou Mestre Ambrosio; contribuem decisivamente para a constituicao de um olhar especial sobre a cultura do Recife e de Pernambuco.
4) Curso de fisioterapia da Universidade Catolica de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brasil.
Tras ser nombrado arzobispo de Olinda y Recife en 1964, su actuacion publica y sus intervenciones en la radio y la television, preconizando la reforma social, le significaron el acoso del regimen militar.
Assim, o presente trabalho teve por objetivo avaliar caracteristicas agronomicas de cultivares de mandioca de mesa Mossoro, Rosinha e Recife colhida aos 8, 10, 12 e 14 meses idades.
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Following heavy overnight rain which had seen the city of Recife wake up to widespread flooding, a pitch inspection was required before the allclear was given.