Santa Catarina

geographical name San·ta Ca·ta·ri·na \ ˌsan-tə-ˌka-tə-ˈrē-nə \

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state of southern Brazil bordering on the Atlantic Ocean; capital Florianópolis area 36,964 square miles (95,736 square kilometers), population 6,248,436

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