Mato Grosso do Sul


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Mato Grosso do Sul

(ˈduː sul)
n
(Placename) a state of W central Brazil: formed in 1979 from part of Mato Grosso state. Capital: Campo Grande. Pop: 2 140 624 (2002). Area: 350 548 sq km (135 318 sq miles)
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Ma`to Gros′so do Sul′

(doʊ ˈsul)
n.
a state in SW Brazil. 1,922,258; 135,347 sq. mi. (350,548 sq. km). Cap.: Campo Grande.
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(NYSE: GOL) (B3: GOLL4) has announced the expansion of its operations in the country with the opening of its base in Dourados, a city located in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, the company said.
Field work was carried out along the entire length of the Brazilian Pantanal in 19 areas, being distributed in the Pantanal northern portion in the state of Mato Grosso and in the Pantanal southern portion in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, according to the project financed by FUNDECT/CNPq No 09/2014-DCR (project No 59/300.188/2015).
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This cross-sectional study was performed in Campo Grande city (786,797 inhabitants), the State capital of Mato Grosso do Sul, Central Brazil, from November 2011 to September 2013.
Volpe is an infectious diseases specialist and PhD student in infectious diseases at the Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with research interests in hospital infectious disease control.
Tabela 6--Principais estados exportadores pelo Porto de Sao Francisco do Sul em 2014 Estado Carga de exportacao (mil ton) Parana 2.892,7 Santa Catarina 2.520,9 Mato Grosso do Sul 1.565,4 Mato Grosso 1.483,3 Goias 238 Fonte: SECEX (2014).
As main vectors of this parasite, two phlebotomine sandfly species, Lutzomyia longipalpis, widespread in the country, and Lutzomyia cruzi registered in Mato Grosso do Sul and Mato Grosso States, (SANTOS et al., 1998; LAINSON & SHAW, 2005; MISSAWA et al., 2011; BRASIL, 2014) have been implicated, and the domestic dog has been considered the common reservoir, with canine cases normally preceding the occurrence of human cases (GONTIJO & MELO, 2004).
The event was a promotion of the Postgraduation Program in Natural Resource (Programa de Pos-graduacao em Recursos Naturais--PGRN) of the State University of Mato Grosso do Sul (Universidade Estadual de Mato Grosso do Sul--UEMS) and received financial supported by Foundation for Support the Development of Teaching, Science and Technology of Mato Grosso do Sul (Fundacao de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento do Ensino, Ciencia e Tecnologia do Estado de Mato Grosso do Sul, Fundect).
Evaluating the different sowing periods for the common bean crop as a function of different spacings in Selviria, Mato Grosso do Sul, Carvalho et al.