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bandeirante

(bə̃deɪiːˈrə̃̃t)
n
a 16th–18th-century Portugese explorer in South America motivated by profit, known for hunting down natives for slaves as well as for locating mines of precious stones and metals
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Neymar's father, who is also his agent, categorically denied the accusations in an interview with Brazilian broadcaster Bandeirantes.
Actor and director Keanu Reeves is seen during a visit to Palacio dos Bandeirantes, seat of the Sao Paulo State Government, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 3, 2019.
Securities and Exchange Commission, downgraded Radio e Televisao Bandeirantes Ltda.'s (RTB) Long-Term Foreign-Currency and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) to 'CC' from 'CCC'.
She said: "Everything that has been constructed in the investigation, his emotional history, the deletion of his social networks, leads us to believe that he voluntarily threw himself into he sea." According to police, Kenny took an Uber from the recording studios to the Mirante do Roncador, a rock jutting out into the sea and Rio's remotest beach on the far edge of the Recreio dos Bandeirantes district.
The 1980s witnessed a marked increase in population flows towards Barra da Tijuca neighborhood and, later, Recreio dos Bandeirantes. Luxury condominiums were built along the coast, while favela spots were settling in the urban interstices, especially in apparently unowned areas, through the ownership of lands that are still under dispute.
(1) Departamento de Analises Clinicas, Toxicologicas e Bromatologicas da Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Monte Alegre, 14049-900 Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Alta Floresta, Marcelandia and Nova Bandeirantes counties located in Southern Amazon, Northern Mato Grosso State, Brazil.
Experiment was carried out at Usina de Acucar e Alcool Bandeirantes USIBAN (23o05'14'' S, 50o20'44'' W; altitude: 421 m.a.s.l.), in Bandeirantes - Parana Brazil.