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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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A) Notified CHIKV cases for Alagoas state (Maceio municipality), Paralba state (Joao Pessoa municipality), and Feira de Santana (FSA) and Salvador (SAL) municipalities (3), both located in the Bahia state.
1) Department of Healthy I, Southwest Bahia State University, Jequie, Brazil
Before the start of the experiment, all animals were subjected to the control of ecto- and endoparasites and to vaccinations, according to the sanitary calendar of Bahia State.
This region is under the influence of a semiarid climate (KOPPEN, 1931; THORNTHWAITE, 1948) in Bahia State, Brazil, (12[degrees]16'S x 38[degrees]58'W) at 234 meters above sea level, with a mean annual temperature of 24[degrees]C and a mean precipitation rate of 848mm per year.
This study covers an area of 220 km of the southern coast of Bahia State (northeastern Brazil), between the municipalities of Valenqa (13[degrees]22'26"S, 38[degrees]96'58"W) and Una (15[degrees]19'23"S, 38[degrees]99'76"W).
Prison officials in Bahia state, where the riot took place, said they negotiated an end to the standoff yesterday and all hostages have been released.
The present work is a pilot, retrospective cohort study, in which we reviewed clinical charts of 100 patients (75% males) who started ARV therapy between 2003 and 2009, in Salvador, Bahia state, Brazil.
The deal is subject to approval by the Brazilian antitrust authorities and by the Industrial Development Superintendence of Bahia State, as well as other customary closing conditions.
Layane, 13, and Vanesa, 14, from Candido Sales in Bahia state, told us how men promised more money than they'd ever seen.
The stadiums include: Maracana in Rio de Janeiro state; Arena Pantanal in Mato Grosso State; Arena da Baixada in Parana State; Arena Fonte Nova in Bahia State, Arena Pernambuco in Pernambuco State; and the Estadio Nacional, in the capital of Brasilia.
Everything is now in place in the luxury coastal resort of Costa do Sauipe in north-eastern Bahia state - far from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro and other major Brazilian cities - for a show to be broadcast live to almost 200 countries around the world.