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

  • A city of southeast Brazil, an industrial suburb of São Paulo. Population: 705,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Brazil.

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  • n. a city in southeastern Brazil; suburb of Sao Paulo


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  • Mauricio Lima/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images AWAITING CONFIRMATION: A girl with flu symptoms waited for medical attention outside a hospital in Osasco, Brazil, Tuesday.

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  • Susuki, a painter, was arrested on a street of suburban Osasco, while walking with his four-year-old son, who was left crying on the sidewalk.

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  • "The long-term synergies are sizable because the main problem with MMX is its lack of iron ore reserves, which is what Ferrous can offer," Raphael Biderman and Alan Glezere, analysts at Osasco, Brazil-based Banco Bradesco SA, wrote in a report yesterday. -- Top News

  • Headquartered in Osasco, Brazil, Banco Bradesco is one of the Big Four banks in Brazil.

  • SA in Osasco, Brazil, the country's second-biggest bank by market value; and Sao

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  • They said the new reserve rules will most affect Banco Santander Brasil SA, the Brazilian unit of Spain's largest bank, followed by Banco do Brasil SA, Latin America's biggest bank by assets; Banco Bradesco SA in Osasco, Brazil, the country's second-biggest bank by market value; and Sao Paulo-based Itau Unibanco Holding SA, the largest lender. -- Top News

  • I love SP .... from Osasco to the Pinheiros district, a distance of about six miles. written by ch. c ..,


  • It is growing so fast that it has already swallowed up separate municipalities like Guarulhos and Osasco.


  • The area around the Praça da Sé contains some of the financial businesses, including the stock and futures markets, the Bovespa and BM&F, but the main financial groups are headquartered as far away as Osasco (Bradesco), Jabaquara (Itaú), the marginal Pinheiros


  • Once I took a bus from Osasco to the Pinheiros district,



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