from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of eastern Brazil north of Rio de Janeiro. An important manufacturing and marketing center, it was built (1895-1897) as the first of Brazil's planned communities. Population: 2,380,000.
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- proper n. State capital of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
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- n. city in southeastern Brazil to the north of Rio de Janeiro; the first of Brazil's planned communities
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It was in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in a workshop conducted with Dr. Ernest Rossi, the renowned author, hypnotist, and psychotherapist from Los Angeles.
The government also is studying licensing construction at airports in the cities of Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte.
Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, respectively, are Brazil's three biggest cities.
Part of the challenge is its location in the tiny town of Brumadinho, an hour or so outside of Belo Horizonte and two hours from the Oscar Niemeyer-designed Tancredo Neves International Airport.
For the inland city of Belo Horizonte, the draw unlike in many other parts of Brazil is not coastline, but culture.
But the most powerful lure may be an implausible museum outside of Belo Horizonte known as Inhotim.
Scott Mitchem on Lunch Break discusses three ways to experience the best of Brazil - at a pristine eco-reserve (Fernando de Noronha), a surf-happy city (Florianópolis) and a contemporary cultural center (Belo Horizonte).
But American Airlines offers direct service from Miami, and while there is a lack of quality accommodation in Brumadinho, you can happily experience Inhotim from a base in Belo Horizonte.
Secretary Bittencourt told reporters the government is planning concessions for airports in Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte.
The government is also studying how to offer concessions for airports in Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, he said.
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