Meaning of Rio Grande do Sul

Ri•o Gran•de do Sul

Pronunciation: (rē'oo grän'di doo sl'), [key]
  1. a state in S Brazil. 7,942,047; 107,923 sq. mi. (279,520 sq. km). Cap.: Pôrto Alegre.
  2. See
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