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also Join·vil·le  (zhoiN-vē′lē)
A city of southern Brazil north-northeast of Pôrto Alegre. Founded c. 1850 by German immigrants, it is an important industrial center.


 (zhwăN-vēl′), Jean de 1224?-1317.
French chronicler who wrote Histoire de Saint Louis (1309), the principal source on the life of Louis IX.
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(French ʒwɛ̃vil)
(Biography) Jean de (ʒɑ̃ də). ?1224–1317, French chronicler, noted for his Histoire de Saint Louis (1309)
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(ʒwɛ̃ˈvil for 1; ʒɔ̃ɪ̃ˈvi li for 2 )

1. Jean de (zhä n), 1224?–1317, French chronicler.
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Study area inside the Caieira Municipal Natural Park, Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil: Mangrove forest (A-1) and transitional forest (A-2) (located between lat -26[degrees] 18' 15"/-26[degrees] 18' 30" and long -48o 487-48[degrees] 47' 30").
Departamento de Engenharia Civil, Universidade Estadual de Santa Catarina, Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil.
Tupy Foundry in Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil, is employing Sinter-Cast process control technology in its series production of an engine for MTU Friedrichshafen, Stockholm, a subsidiary of Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG.