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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Costa, Lúcio 1902-1998. Brazilian architect. Heavily influenced by Le Corbusier and by Bauhaus design, he rose to fame after his airplane-shaped plan was selected for Brasília, the new capital of Brazil, in 1957.

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