Rio Grande do Sul
Rio Grande do Sul (rē´ŏŏ grän´dĬ ŧħŏŏ sōōl), state (1996 pop. 9,445,000), 108,951 sq mi (282,183 sq km), S Brazil, bordering on Argentina and Uruguay and on the Atlantic Ocean. Pôrto Alegre is the capital.
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