Caxias do Sul


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Caxias do Sul

(kəshē`əsh do͝o so͞ol), city (1991 pop. 290,925), Rio Grande do Sul state, S Brazil. It is an important metallurgical center and has the most extensive vineyards in Brazil. There is little agriculture because of the rough terrain. The city was founded in 1875. It is a rail terminus and the site of the Universidad de Caxias do Sul.

Caxias do Sul

 

a city in southern Brazil, in the state of RioGrande do Sul. Population, 144, 300 (1970). Railroad station andhighway junction. Caxias do Sul is a principal center of viticulture in the state. It also has metallurgical, textile, and food(meat-canning) enterprises.

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