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

  • A city of southern Brazil north of Pôrto Alegre. It was founded by German immigrants in the 19th century. Population: 251,000.

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  • The region is so Teutonic, in fact, that her parents now live in a city called Novo Hamburgo, a Bavarian-seeming burg where many of the old buildings are made of timber.

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  • Among the dead were three children whose home was among several buried in the town of Novo Hamburgo in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.

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  • Douglas Sisenando (born 26 July 1981 in Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul), commonly known as

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  • The government financial agency responsible for the lottery has suspended the shop in the southern city of Novo Hamburgo, and the bitter would-be winners are looking at launching a lawsuit.

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