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Amazonas

(äməzō`nəs), state (1996 pop. 2,390,102), 604,032 sq mi (1,564,445 sq km), NW Brazil. The capital is ManausManaus
, city (1996 pop. 1,158,265), capital of Amazonas state, NW Brazil, on the Rio Negro. It is the chief commercial and cultural center of the upper Amazon region and an important river port, with floating docks that can accommodate oceangoing vessels, including cruise ships.
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Amazonas

a state of W Brazil, consisting of the central Amazon basin: vast areas of unexplored tropical rainforest. Capital: Manaus. Pop.: 2 961 801 (2002). Area: 1 542 277 sq. km (595 474 sq. miles)
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The economic downturn had a negative impact on the implementation of certain policies: The Amazonas government made important organizational readjustments (for example, it merged certain secretariats and closed others), and it readjusted investments across all sectors, even in priority areas such as citizen security.
Assim, o presente artigo se propos a analisar o projeto SDS Amazonas, buscando identificar os resultados ja alcancados e tendo em vista os objetivos inicialmente propostos, a partir de uma perspectiva sustentavel.
There are not published data focusing on this problem in Amazonas and these results of the present can be used to elaborate prevention strategies for this population.
The chamber announced that a high-profile Arab delegation recently went on a diplomatic mission to Amazonas, the largest state in Brazil, to explore trade and investment opportunities between the Brazilian state and their region.
Luego, a partir de la premisa de que el PENMV no fue implementado adecuadamente en el departamento de Amazonas se analizara el modelo de gestion del PENMV en dicho departamento y su articulacion con los Planes de Desarrollo departamentales entre 2002 y 2011.
260 DEL 30 DE DICIEMBRE DE 2015, DICTADA EN EL PROCESO DE NULIDAD CON AMPARO INTERPUESTO CONTRA EL ACTO ELECTORAL QUE DECLARO GANADORES A LOS DIPUTADOS DEL ESTADO AMAZONAS
Most species are associated with one or more of the main river systems (Paraguay-Parana-Plata, Amazonas, Orinoco, Sao Francisco and Desaguadero-Colorado-Negro), with latitudinal influence in the Parana-Plata.
The Amazonas 4A spacecraft, which will provide Ku-band communications services to South America, is scheduled to be launched aboard Arianespace's Ariane 5 ECA rocket from Kourou, French Guiana on Friday, March 21, 2014 at approximately 6: 05 p.
El rio Amazonas fue descubierto en gran parte de su curso por Francisco de Orellana en 1542, y lo hizo como integrante de la expedicion de Gonzalo Pizarro, que salio de Quito en 1539 y cuyos pormenores no interesan en este momento.
But there's also Ed Dunlop's horse, Amazonas, to worry about and several others.