Mato Grosso

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English[edit]

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the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese Mato Grosso.

Proper noun[edit]

Mato Grosso

  1. A state in the Center-West Region of Brazil, whose capital is Cuiabá.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally meaning "thick woods". This name was given by the bandeirantes in the 1730s.

Proper noun[edit]

Mato Grosso

  1. A state in the Central-West Region of Brazil. Capital: Cuiabá.
    Synonym: MT (abbreviation)

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