Florianópolis


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Flo·ri·a·nó·po·lis

 (flôr′ē-ə-nŏp′ə-lĭs, flô′ryə-nô′po͝o-lēs′)
A city of southern Brazil on an island just off the coast. It is a port linked to the mainland by a suspension bridge.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Florianópolis

(Portuguese floriəˈnɔpulis)
n
(Placename) a port in S Brazil, capital of Santa Catarina state, on the W coast of Santa Catarina Island. Pop: 884 000 (2005 est)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Flo•ri•a•nóp•o•lis

(ˌflɔr i əˈnɒp ə lɪs, ˌfloʊr-)

n.
the capital of Santa Catarina state, on an island off the S coast of Brazil. 196,055.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
(9) São os seguintes os jornais incluídos na avaliação, pelo lado brasileiro: Folha de São Paulo (São Paulo), Diário de Santa Catarina (Florianópolis), Gazeta do Povo (Curitiba), Jornal do Comércio (Recife), Zero Hora (Porto Alegre), A Tarde (Salvador) e O Correio Brasiliense (Brasília).