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n.1.(Zool.) The kusimanse.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Uma coisa interessante e que, dos primeiros passos do Mangue Bit ate o momento, muita gente do Recife, por questao de trabalho (inclusive musical), se mudou para Sao Paulo.
Philip Galinsky investigates a postmodernist blending of regional folk music and various international styles in "Music and Place in the Brazilian Popular Imagination: The Interplay of Local and Global in the Mangue Bit Movement of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil." Galinsky explains that this genre emerged during the 1990s as a response to social and economic crises, and therefore the song lyrics convey messages of social criticism.