[ree-oo grahn-di doo sool] /ˈri ʊ ˈgrɑ̃ dɪ dʊ ˈsul/
a state in S Brazil. 107,923 sq. mi. (279,520 sq. km).
Capital: Pôrto Alegre.
São Pedro do Río Grande do Sul.
Rio Grande do Sul
/Portuguese ˈriu ˈɡrəndi du ˈsul/
a state of S Brazil, on the Atlantic. Capital: Porto Alegre. Pop: 10 408 540 (2002). Area: 282 183 sq km (108 951 sq miles)


Read Also:

  • Rioja

    noun 1. a table wine, especially a dry red wine, from the Rioja region of northern Spain. noun 1. a city in W Argentina. noun 1. a red or white wine, with a distinctive vanilla bouquet and flavour, produced around the Ebro river in central N Spain

  • Riomaggiore

    noun 1. See under Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre [ching-kwee ter-ey; Italian cheeng-kwe ter-re] /ˈtʃɪŋ kwi ˈtɛr eɪ; Italian ˈtʃiŋ kwɛ ˈtɛr rɛ/ noun 1. a group of five coastal villages (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore) on the Ligurian Sea in NW Italy, near La Spezia.

  • Rio muni

    noun 1. the mainland province of Equatorial Guinea on the Guinea coast: formerly the mainland portion of Spanish Guinea. 10,040 sq. mi. (26,003 sq. km).

  • Rion-strait

    noun 1. Lepanto (def 3).

Disclaimer: Rio-grande-do-sul definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.