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Bahia

(bäē`yə), state (1991 pop. 11,867,991), 216,612 sq mi (559,921 sq km), E Brazil, on the Atlantic Ocean. SalvadorSalvador
or Bahia
, formerly São Salvador
, city (1991 pop. 2,075,273), capital of Bahia state, E Brazil, a port on the Atlantic Ocean. It is the commercial center of a fertile crescent (the Recôncavo
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 (also called Bahia) is the capital.

Bahia,

city, Brazil: see SalvadorSalvador
or Bahia
, formerly São Salvador
, city (1991 pop. 2,075,273), capital of Bahia state, E Brazil, a port on the Atlantic Ocean. It is the commercial center of a fertile crescent (the Recôncavo
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, Brazil.

Bahia

1. a state of E Brazil, on the Atlantic coast. Capital: Salvador. Pop.: 13 323 212 (2002). Area: about 562 000 sq. km (217 000 sq. miles)
2. the former name of San Salvador
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Isolated cases imported from FSA were detected in other municipalities of Bahia State (8).
In this trial Moscamed achieved a 96% suppression of the dengue mosquito in the village of Mandacaru, Bahia state, Brazil.
Now 78, this grandson of a slave said he finally got recognition for his years of hard work when he got a hug from Bahia state Governor Jaques Wagner at the inauguration of Salvador's renovated Arena Fonte Nova on April 7.
SeeNews) - Nov 13, 2012 - The power map of Brazilian northeastern Bahia state is currently in a final stage of development by local wind engineering firm Camargo Schubert and will be ready in the first half of 2013, according to the company's director and founder, Odilon Camargo.
Acacia is one of Greenwood's many well established forestry projects in Bahia state, Brazil.
Among major nonwovens companies in the country, Kimberly-Clark Brazil is building a new distribution center at Camacari, in Bahia state at a cost of R$100 million, or about $49 million, which is expected to open in December.
Elaphoglossum bradeanum is endemic to Minas Gerais state near the border with the Bahia state.
1637) evaluated the impact of a sanitation program implemented throughout the city of Salvador in Bahia State, Brazil, on infection with Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichuria, and Giardia duodenalis in two cross-sectional studies of children aged 1-4 years.
The boy, whose condition is serious but stable, was transferred early on Thursday to a specialist medical center in Salvador, the capital of northeastern Bahia state, after doctors found two needles were dangerously close to his heart.
In 1985, my husband was assigned to work for 3 months at a town along the coast in southern Bahia state.
Last winter, the IPNRC received an invitation from the Adventist College of Bahia State in Brazil to speak about the specialty practice of parish nursing, the role it plays in health care, and the impact of parish nurse actions on their clients.
Matters of mutual interest and further expansion of commercial relations between Dubai and Brazil were discussed at a high-level meeting between Jafza officials and HE Jaques Wagner, the Governor of Bahia state of Brazil recently during his visit to Dubai.