sertão

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sertão

  1. (geography) A vast region in the hinterlands of a country, which can be vegetation-covered (as backwoods) or semi-arid.
  2. (geography) The semi-arid, inland portion of Northeastern Brazil, the sertão nordestino.

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain, possible shortening of desertão (which is from deserto +‎ -ão) or from Latin sertānus.

Noun[edit]

sertão m (plural sertões)

  1. (geography) sertão