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or A·ra·gua·ya  (är′ə-gwī′ə)
A river rising in central Brazil and flowing about 2,115 km (1,315 mi) generally northward to the Tocantins River. There are numerous falls on the river.


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(Placename) a river in central Brazil, rising in S central Mato Grosso state and flowing north to the Tocantins River. Length: over 1771 km (1100 miles)
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Noun1.Araguaia - a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins RiverAraguaia - a river in central Brazil that flows generally northward (with many falls) to join the Tocantins River
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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future plans for the Araguaia and Falcao Projects and other property interests held by the Company or which may be acquired on a going forward basis, if at all;
His appointment further strengthens Horizonte's development team as the Company advances its flagship Araguaia Nickel project ('Araguaia') located south of the Carajas mining district of north central Brazil.
The Vila Oito and Floresta nickel laterite projects, which are located adjacent to Horizonte's 100% owned Araguaia nickel project, have been acquired from the Brazilian affiliate of Canadian-listed Lara Exploration Ltd ('Lara')(TSX: LRA).
His vast experience and knowledge of the South American mining industry, primarily through his exposure at a senior level within Anglo American and WMC, will substantially increase our team's strength further as we advance the Araguaia nickel project through to the Feasibility stage.
10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Horizonte Minerals (TSX:HZM, AIM:HZM)("Horizonte" or "the Company") the AIM and TSX quoted exploration and development company focused on Brazil, is pleased to announce the completion of a new National Instrument 43-101 ('NI 43-101')/JORC compliant Mineral Resource Estimate for its 100% owned Araguaia Nickel Project in Brazil ('Araguaia').
Partindo do ponto de vista da ecologia fluvial, identifica-se que, em função do seu funcionamento hidrológico particular, os ecossistemas aquáticos da planície aluvial são altamente dependentes das cheias do rio Araguaia e, episodicamente, são capazes de armazenar imensos volumes de água que chegam a representar 30% da vazão líquida circulante no sistema.
Ferronorte operates a network of 506 kilometers that connects the cities of Alto Araguaia (Mato Grosso) and Santa Fe do Sul (Sao Paulo), providing access to Brazil's principal agricultural region in the state of Mato Grosso.
Exploration and development firm, focused in Brazil, Horizonte Minerals Plc, has wrapped up a complete metallurgical test program at its wholly owned Araguaia Nickel Project, sited south of the Carajas mining district in northern Brazil.
8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Horizonte Minerals Plc, (AIM: HZM), (TSX: HZM)('Horizonte' or 'the Company') the exploration and development company focused in Brazil, is pleased to announce continuing positive results from the on-going infill resource drilling programme at its 100% owned Araguaia Nickel Project ('Araguaia') in Para State, north central Brazil.
O rio Araguaia é a principal artéria fluvial do Cerrado a qual mantém os mais importantes sistemas de áreas úmidas (wetlands) do Brasil Central e uma fascinante biodiversidade (Arruda et al.
today announced a preliminary inferred resource estimate for two new significant nickel deposits on its Araguaia Nickel Laterite properties in the Para State of northern Brazil.
Horizonte's principal asset is its wholly-owned Araguaia nickel project located in Para State in Brazil.