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geographical name Pa·ra·ná \ˌpär-ä-ˈnä\

Definition of Paraná

  1. 1 or in upper course Alto Paraná play \ˈal-(ˌ)tō, ˈäl-\ river ab 2500 miles (4022 kilometers) cen S. America flowing from junction of Rio Grande & Paranaíba River in Brazil SSW into the Río de la Plata in Argentina

  2. 2 state S Brazil E of Paraná River ∗ Curitiba area 76,959 square miles (199,324 square kilometers), pop 9,563,458

  3. 3 city NE Argentina on Paraná River pop 277,338

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