Recife

geographical name
Re·​ci·​fe | \ ri-ˈsē-fē How to pronounce Recife (audio) \
variants: or formerly Pernambuco \ ˌpər-​nəm-​ˈbü-​(ˌ)kō How to pronounce Pernambuco (audio) , -​ˈbyü-​ ; ˌper-​nəm-​ˈbü-​(ˌ)kü \

Definition of Recife

city and port at the mouth of a river in northeastern Brazil; capital of Pernambuco state population 1,537,704

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