Maranhão

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geographical name Ma·ra·nhão \ˌmär-ə-ˈnyau̇ⁿ\

Definition of Maranhão

  1. state of northeastern Brazil bordering on the Atlantic; capital São Luis area 127,242 square miles (329,557 square kilometers), population 6,574,789


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