from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern Brazil northwest of Pôrto Alegre. Settled in the 1830s, it is a trade and processing center. Population: 180,000.
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Relation to Other Sightings: Passo Fundo, Brazil (1976); Saul Janusas (1978)
The other main centres of population are Rio Pardo, Santa Maria, Passo Fundo, and Cruz Alta.