João Pessoa

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João Pes·so·a

 (zhwouN′ pə-sō′ə)
A city of eastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean north of Recife. Founded in 1585, it has excellent examples of colonial architecture.

João Pessoa

(Portuguese ˈʒuəum peˈsoa)
n
(Placename) a port in NE Brazil, capital of Paraíba state. Pop: 931 000 (2005 est)
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Noun1.Joao Pessoa - a city in northeastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean to the north of Recife
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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