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Afro-Brazilians (afro-brasileiros) are Brazilian people who have African ancestry.
Amado Batista (Davinópolis, 17 February 1951) is a Brazilian singer.
Anápolis is a Brazilian municipality of the State of Goiás.
Aparecida de Goiânia is a city and municipality in central Goiás, Brazil.
Arab Brazilians are Brazilian citizens of Arab ethnic, cultural, linguistic heritage and identity.
The Araguaia River (Rio Araguaia) is one of the major rivers of Brazil, though it is almost equal in volume at its confluence with the Tocantins.
Aruanã is a municipality in north-western Goiás state, Brazil.
Asian Brazilians are Brazilian citizens of full or predominantly East Asian, South Asian and in some cases South East Asian ancestry, or an Asian-born person permanently residing in Brazil.
The Atlantic Forest (Mata Atlântica) is a South American forest that extends along the Atlantic coast of Brazil from Rio Grande do Norte state in the north to Rio Grande do Sul state in the south, and inland as far as Paraguay and the Misiones Province of Argentina, where the region is known as Selva Misionera.
Águas Lindas de Goiás is a municipality located in central Goiás, Brazil.
Bahia (locally) is one of the 26 states of Brazil and is located in the northeastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast.
Biodiversity, a portmanteau of biological (life) and diversity, generally refers to the variety and variability of life on Earth.
BR-020 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-040 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-050 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-060 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-070 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-080 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-153 is a major federal highway of Brazil, officially named the Transbrasiliana Highway.
BR-158 is a federal highway of Brazil.
BR-364 is an inter-state highway in Brazil connecting the southeast state of São Paulo to the western state of Acre.
Brasília is the federal capital of Brazil and seat of government of the Federal District.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
The Brazilian Highlands or Brazilian Plateau (Planalto Brasileiro) are an extensive geographical region, covering most of the eastern, southern and central portions of Brazil, in all approximately half of the country's land area, or some 4,500,000 km² (1,930,511 sq mi).
The Brazilian Highway System (Portuguese: Sistema Nacional de Rodovias) is the highway system of Brazil.
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics or IBGE (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística) is the agency responsible for official collection of statistical, geographic, cartographic, geodetic and environmental information in Brazil.
The Brazilian real (real, pl. reais; sign: R$; code: BRL) is the official currency of Brazil.
The Brazilian Social Democracy Party (Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira, PSDB, also translated as "Party of Brazilian Social Democracy" or "Brazilian Social Democratic Party") is a centrist political party in Brazil.
The Brazilian Socialist Party (Partido Socialista Brasileiro, PSB) is a political party in Brazil.
Caldas Novas is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Goiás.
The Captaincy General was a division of a viceroyalty in Spanish or Portuguese colonial administration.
Maria Carolina Álvares Ferraz, or simply Carolina Ferraz, (born Morrinhos, Goiás, January 25, 1968) is a Brazilian actress, television presenter and former model.
Manihot esculenta, commonly called cassava, manioc, yuca, mandioca and Brazilian arrowroot, is a woody shrub native to South America of the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae.
Catalão is a city and municipality located in the south of the state of Goiás, in Brazil.
The Central Bank of Brazil (Banco Central do Brasil) is Brazil's central bank.
Centro-Sul (South-Central) is the Southeastern, Southern and Central-West regions of Brazil (see Brazil Regional Division), excluding the north of Minas Gerais and most of Mato Grosso and along with some of Tocantins.
The Cerrado is a vast tropical savanna ecoregion of Brazil, particularly in the states of Goiás, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Tocantins and Minas Gerais.
A chapada is a plateau found in the Brazilian Highlands.
Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park (Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros) is a national park of Brazil located in the state of Goias, on the top of an ancient plateau with an estimated age of 1.8 billion years.
Colonial Brazil (Brasil Colonial) comprises the period from 1500, with the arrival of the Portuguese, until 1815, when Brazil was elevated to a kingdom in union with Portugal as the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves.
A constellation is a group of stars that are considered to form imaginary outlines or meaningful patterns on the celestial sphere, typically representing animals, mythological people or gods, mythological creatures, or manufactured devices.
Cora Coralina is the pseudonym of the Brazilian writer and poet Anna Lins dos Guimarães Peixoto Bretas (August 20, 1889 – April 10, 1985).
Corumbá is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul, 425 km northwest of Campo Grande, the state's capital.
Corumbá de Goiás is a municipality in central Goiás state, Brazil.
Cristalina is a municipality located in the southeast of the state of Goiás, Brazil.
Crux is a constellation located in the southern sky in a bright portion of the Milky Way.
Dante Guimarães Santos do Amaral (born 30 September 1980) is a former Brazilian professional volleyball player, who is best known as Dante.
The Democrats (Democratas, DEM) is a political party in Brazil, which is considered the main party within the right-wing spectrum.
The Emas National Park (Parque Nacional das Emas, literally meaning "Rhea National Park") is a national park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the states of Goiás and Mato Grosso do Sul in Brazil.
The Empire of Brazil was a 19th-century state that broadly comprised the territories which form modern Brazil and (until 1828) Uruguay.
In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes (such as water flow or wind) that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, and then transport it to another location (not to be confused with weathering which involves no movement).
The Federal District (Distrito Federal) is one of 27 federative units of Brazil.
The Federal Senate (Senado Federal) is the upper house of the National Congress of Brazil.
A fetish model is a model who models fetish clothing or devices that augment his or her body in a fetish-like manner or in fetishistic situations, though he or she may not work exclusively in that form of modeling.
The flag of Brazil (Bandeira do Brasil), known in Portuguese as A Auriverde (The Yellow-and-green One), is a blue disc depicting a starry sky (which includes the Southern Cross) spanned by a curved band inscribed with the national motto "Ordem e Progresso" ("Order and Progress"), within a yellow rhombus, on a green field.
Formosa is a municipality located in the state of Goiás, Brazil, approximately 80 kilometers east of Brasília.
German Brazilians (German: Deutschbrasilianer, Riograndenser Hunsrückisch: Deitschbrasiliooner, teuto-brasileiros) refers to Brazilian people of ethnic German ancestry or origin.
Goiás Esporte Clube, also known as Goiás, is a Brazilian sports club, best known for its association football team, located in Goiânia, Goiás state.
Goiás (also known as Goiás Velho, Old Goiás) is a municipality in the state of Goiás in Brazil.
Goiânia is the capital and largest city of the Brazilian state of Goiás.
The Goiânia accident was a radioactive contamination accident that occurred on September 13, 1987, at Goiânia, in the Brazilian state of Goiás, after a forgotten radiotherapy source was taken from an abandoned hospital site in the city.
A gully is a landform created by running water, eroding sharply into soil, typically on a hillside.
Henrique de Campos Meirelles (Anápolis, August 31, 1945) is former Minister of the Economy and an executive of the Brazilian and the international financial sectors and former president of Central Bank of Brazil (Portuguese: Banco Central do Brasil) where he remained in office from 2003 to 2011.
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic (composite index) of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.
Indigenous peoples in Brazil (povos indígenas no Brasil), or Indigenous Brazilians (indígenas brasileiros), comprise a large number of distinct ethnic groups who have inhabited what is now the country of Brazil since prior to the European contact around 1500.
Ingrid da Silva Guimarães (born July 5, 1972) is a Brazilian actress, comedian and television presenter.
Ipameri is a municipality and Latin Catholic bishopric in southeastern Goiás state, in Brazil.
ISO 3166-2:BR is the entry for Brazil in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g. provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
Italian Brazilians (Italobrasiliani, Ítalo-brasileiros) are Brazilian citizens of full or partial Italian descent.
Itumbiara is a municipality in the extreme south of the state of Goiás, Brazil.
Jataí, Goiás, Brazil is a municipality in southern Goiás state, Brazil.
Leonardo "Léo" Jaime (born April 23, 1960) is a Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor and writer, famous for being one of the founding members of the rockabilly band João Penca e Seus Miquinhos Amestrados.
Lúcia Vânia Abrão Costa (born October 15, 1944) is a Brazilian politician.
Leandro e Leonardo were a Brazilian sertanejo duo.
Lebanese Brazilians (Líbano-brasileiros) (Arabic: البرازيلي اللبناني) are Brazilians of full, partial, or predominantly Lebanese ancestry, or Lebanese-born immigrants in Brazil.
Brazil produced, in 1999, a gross domestic product (GDP) of R$44,403,000 million or US$2,223,737 million in nominal terms, ranking 7th worldwide, and US$ 2.896.461 million in Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) terms, ranking 7th worldwide, according to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Introduced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in 1990, the Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic of education, income and longevity indices, calculated in order to measure social and economic development within countries.
There are 27 states of Brazil, (estados) which are the federal states of Brazil, plus the Federal District which contains the capital city, Brasília.
There are 26 States in Brazil, or Estados in Portuguese, which are the federal states of Brazil, plus the Federal District which holds the national capital, Brasília.
Population density is a ratio of the average number of inhabitants per square kilometre.
In Brazil, the governors are the chief executives of the states of Brazil.
Luziânia is municipality in the state of Goiás, Brazil.
The Maranhão River is a river of Goiás state in central Brazil.
Marconi Ferreira Perillo Júnior (born in Goiânia, March 7, 1963) is a Brazilian politician, affiliate to the Brazilian Social Democracy Party (PSDB).
Marcos Hummel (born July 25, 1947) is a Brazilian television anchor, employed by national television station Rede Record.
Mato Grosso (– lit. "Thick Bushes") is one of the states of Brazil, the third-largest by area, located in the western part of the country.
Mato Grosso do Sul is one of the Midwestern states of Brazil.
Música sertaneja or Sertanejo is a music style that had its origins in the countryside of Brazil in the 1920s.
The Meia Ponte River (Portuguese, Rio Meia Ponte) is one of the most important rivers in the state of Goiás, Brazil.
Minas Gerais is a state in the north of Southeastern Brazil.
Mineiros is a municipality in the southwest of the state of Goiás, Brazil.
Sebastiana Gouvêa Morais (born May 3, 1975 in Jataí, Goiás) is a Brazilian model and actress.
Niobium, formerly known as columbium, is a chemical element with symbol Nb (formerly Cb) and atomic number 41.
Novo Gama is a municipality in eastern Goiás state, Brazil.
Paraúna is a municipality in southwestern Goiás state, Brazil.
The Paranaíba River is a Brazilian river whose source lies in the state of Minas Gerais in the Mata da Corda mountains, municipality of Rio Paranaíba, at an altitude of 1,148 meters; on the other face of this mountain chain are the sources of the Abaeté river, tributary of the São Francisco River.
The Paraná River (Río Paraná, Rio Paraná, Ysyry Parana) is a river in south Central South America, running through Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina for some.
The Paranã River is located in Goiás state, Brazil.
Arílson de Paula Nunes, better known as Paulo Nunes (born 30 October 1971 in Pontalina, Goiás), is a Brazilian former footballer who played as a forward.
Pedro Ludovico (23 October 1891 – 16 August 1979) was the founder of Goiânia, Brazil, and one of the most important figures in the history of the state of Goiás.
A phosphate is chemical derivative of phosphoric acid.
Pirenópolis is a town located in the Brazilian state of Goiás.
Planaltina is a city located in the center of the state of Goiás, Brazil.
In biology or human geography, population growth is the increase in the number of individuals in a population.
Portuguese Brazilians (luso-brasileiros) are Brazilian citizens whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in Portugal.
Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa) is a Western Romance language originating from the regions of Galicia and northern Portugal in the 9th century.
The Preto River is a river of Goiás state in central Brazil.
Progressistas (Progressistas, PP) is a centre-right and conservative-liberal political party in Brazil.
RecordTV is a Brazilian free-to-air commercial television network established in September 27, 1953 by the businessman and media personality Paulo Machado de Carvalho.
Brazil is geopolitically divided into five regions (also called macroregions) by the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE); each region is composed of three or more states.
Rio Grande do Sul (lit. Great Southern River) is a state located in the southern region of Brazil.
Rio Verde is a municipality in the Brazilian state of Goiás.
Ronaldo Ramos Caiado (Anápolis, September 25, 1949) is a Brazilian politician.
Santa Genoveva/Goiânia Airport is the airport serving Goiânia, Brazil.
The São Francisco River or Rio São Francisco is a river in Brazil.
São Paulo is a municipality in the southeast region of Brazil.
The secondary sector of the economy includes industries that produce a finished, usable product or are involved in construction.
Senador Canedo is a municipality in central Goiás state, Brazil.
Gessiron Alves de Franco, known as Siron Franco (born July 26, 1947) Brazilian painter, designer and sculptor, Siron Franco was born in Goiás Velho, GO, on July 26, 1947.
The Southeast Region of Brazil (Região Sudeste do Brasil) is composed by the states of Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.
The Federative Republic of Brazil is a union of 27 Federative Units (Unidades Federativas, UF): 26 states (estados) and one federal district (distrito federal), where the federal capital, Brasília, is located.
Subsidence is the motion of a surface (usually, the earth's surface) as it shifts downward relative to a datum such as sea level.
Syrian Brazilians (Sírio-brasileiros) are Brazilian citizens of full, partial, or predominantly Syrian ancestry, or Syrian-born immigrants in Brazil.
Túlio Humberto Pereira Costa (born 2 June 1969), sometimes simply referred as Túlio or Túlio Maravilha ("Wonder Túlio"), is a Brazilian international footballer who plays as a forward.
The tertiary sector or service sector is the third of the three economic sectors of the three-sector theory.
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Tocantins is one of the states of Brazil.
The Tocantins River is a river in Brazil, the central fluvial artery of the country.
Trindade is a city and municipality in Goiás state, Brazil.
Valparaíso de Goiás is a municipality in east-central Goiás state, Brazil.
Wanessa Godói Camargo Buaiz (born December 28, 1982), commonly known as Wanessa Camargo, is a Brazilian singer and songwriter.
White Brazilians (brasileiros brancos) refers to Brazilian citizens of European or Levantine descent.
Wilder Morais (born June 29, 1968) is a Brazilian politician.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
Zezé Di Camargo & Luciano are a famous Brazilian sertanejo/country duo.