Mato Grosso

geographical name Ma·to Gros·so \ˌma-tə-ˈgrō-(ˌ)sō, -(ˌ)sü\
variants: or formerly

Matto Grosso

\ˌma-tə-ˈgrō-(ˌ)sō, -(ˌ)sü\play

Definition of Mato Grosso

  1. 1 state of southwestern Brazil bordering Bolivia; capital Cuiabá area 352,400 square miles (912,716 square kilometers), population 3,035,122

  2. 2 plateau region in east central Mato Grosso state, Brazil

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