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Bahia

Bahia Coastal state in e Brazil; the capital is Salvador. Portuguese explorers reached Bahia in 1501. Declared a province in 1823, it achieved statehood in 1889. Products: cacao, tobacco, hardwood, natural gas, lead, asbestos, hydroelectricity. Area: 561,026sq km (216,612sq mi). Pop. (2000) 13,066,764.

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Bahia (state, Brazil)

Bahia (bäē´yə), state (1991 pop. 11,867,991), 216,612 sq mi (559,921 sq km), E Brazil, on the Atlantic Ocean. Salvador (also called Bahia) is the capital.

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Bahia (city, Brazil)

Bahia, city, Brazil: see Salvador, Brazil.

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Bahía

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