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a state in NE Brazil. 10,674 sq. mi. (27,650 sq. km).
Capital: Maceió.
Historical Examples

On the second day, the vessel was slowly sailing up the coast near Alagoas Bay.
A Desperate Voyage Edward Frederick Knight

Some of them escaped and fled to the forest of Palmeiras, in the Province of Alagoas.
Our Little Brazilian Cousin Mary F. Nixon-Roulet

a state in NE Brazil, on the Atlantic coast. Capital: Maceió. Pop: 2 887 535 (2002). Area: 30 776 sq km (11 031 sq miles)


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