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  • tree
  • The pitanga fruit is a tiny fruit of the pitangueira tree, which is grown throughout Brazil. (ehow.com)
  • The nut is grown on the Brazil nut tree, Bertholletia Excelsa, which can reach heights of 200 feet in the Amazon rain-forest canopy. (ehow.com)
  • Theobroma cacao, also known as the cocoa tree, is indigenous to the tropical regions of South America, including Brazil. (ehow.com)
  • Brodie Brazil
  • Notable people with the surname include: Alan Brazil (born 1959), Scottish broadcaster and former football player Angela Brazil (1868-1947), English author Brodie Brazil (born 1981), American sportscaster David Brazil (disambiguation), various people Darren Brazil (born 1984), American TV editor, producer and videographer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil is the younger brother of Brodie Brazil, a Bay Area sports reporter who was featured on the A's On Deck Show and co-hosted High School Sports Focus. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • Following Allardyce's departure to Bolton Wanderers in October 1999, Brazil was prompted to take charge of a "Magpies" team that was enjoying a promising start to the season. (wikipedia.org)
  • JANEIRO
  • RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Avianca Brasil canceled more than 1,045 domestic flights this week because it has to return 18 aircraft to leasing agencies. (ap.org)
  • RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says his administration will soon introduce legislation to make it easier to carry guns in public and to expand protections for people who kill in defense of their lives or property. (ap.org)
  • 2018
  • Brazil is emerging from its long recession and is headed for solid growth in 2018 and 2019 as recent structural reforms start to bear fruit. (oecd.org)
  • 1955
  • Scott Brazil (May 12, 1955 - April 17, 2006) was an Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning American television producer and director. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1989
  • However Brazil had already departed, having been picked up by Newcastle United for a fee of £200,000 (of which half was made up in a swap deal with Ian Bogie) in February 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1983 and 1989, Brazil was Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in June 1989, in recognition of service to the Public Service as Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zoo Brazil first started DJing in 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paulo
  • Brazil is a destination for men, women, and children from Bolivia, Paraguay, Peru, and China in situations of trabalho escravo in garment factories and textile sweatshops in metropolitan centers, particularly Sao Paulo. (state.gov)
  • The same national competition sent Brazilian misters for other competitions, as below: Special Awards Mister Fort Ilocandia: Anderson Tomazini (2015) Mister Natasha: Anderson Tomazini (2015) Dream Man: César Curti (2011) Mr. Spirit: Alan Martini (2007) César Curti, the winner of 2011 edition, represented Distrito Federal in the national contest, but is actually from Ribeirão Preto, a city of inner São Paulo state. (wikipedia.org)
  • club's
  • Brazil finished as the club's top scorer in 1991-92 with 14 goals, as the club missed out on the play-offs by three places and four points. (wikipedia.org)
  • In light of the club's failure to award Brazil a well-deserved testimonial Rovers fans organised a testimonial dinner on Sunday 26 October 1997. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • Brazil is a large source, destination, and transit country for men, women, and children subjected to sex trafficking and forced labor. (state.gov)
  • The Spanish greeting " Buenos días " is the way to say "good morning," "hello," or "good day" in every South American country except Brazil. (scholastic.com)
  • In addition to boasting the most beautiful beaches in Brazil, the Nordeste is dotted with great historical cities like Salvador, the first colonial capital of Brazil making it both a biologically and culturally captivating part of the country to visit. (umich.edu)
  • One institution, the Moreira Salles Institute, opened up its photo library to me, and I wanted to see what these images tell us about what women experienced under slavery in Brazil - and what that can tell us about some of the challenges in the country today. (npr.org)
  • Unlike Spanish America that fragmented in many republics, Brazil remained as a single administrative unit with a monarch, giving rise to the largest country in Latin America. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1840s, the owners of the farm which would later originate the city of Brazil decided to name their farm after the country of Brazil, because that country was often the subject of news at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Chafariz dos Contos (from "contos de réis", a former Brazilian currency) was given by the country of Brazil as a gift to the city, as a symbol of friendship, and was assembled in Forest Park in 1956. (wikipedia.org)
  • slavery
  • Slavery in Brazil lasted until 1888, longer than anywhere in the Americas. (npr.org)
  • But the reality was very different, says Maria Elena Machado, one of the foremost experts on slavery in Brazil. (npr.org)
  • Her name is Ambrosina, and Machado discovered her story while combing through old court records from the last years of slavery in Brazil, which ended in 1888. (npr.org)
  • Brazil is believed to have one of the largest archives of photographs of slavery in the world. (npr.org)
  • That's because slavery in Brazil ended so late there, and the last few decades of the practice coincided with the beginning of photography. (npr.org)
  • They show the three main spheres enslaved women occupied at the end of slavery in Brazil. (npr.org)
  • Brazil's sugar age, with the development of plantation slavery, merchants serving as middle men between production sites, Brazilian ports, and Europe was undermined by the growth of the sugar industry in the Caribbean on islands that European powers seized from Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1822
  • Brazil was ruled by Portugal for over 300 years before gaining its independence peacefully in 1822. (scholastic.com)
  • Independence was achieved in 1822 with the creation of the Empire of Brazil, a unitary state governed under a constitutional monarchy and a parliamentary system. (wikipedia.org)
  • history
  • Pat Brazil interviewed by John Farquharson in the Law in Australian society oral history project" (Interview). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Treaty of Tordesillas was arguably the most decisive[peacock term] event in all Brazilian history, since it alone determined that a portion of South America would be settled by Portugal instead of Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • census
  • According to the 2010 census, Brazil has a total area of 3.058 square miles (7.92 km2), of which 3.03 square miles (7.85 km2) (or 99.08%) is land and 0.028 square miles (0.07 km2) (or 0.92%) is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • corruption
  • A former president of Peru, Alan Garcia, killed himself as he was about to be arrested in a corruption case tied to the Brazilian construction. (ap.org)
  • producer
  • In December 2009, Brazil held its first wind power producer-only reserve energy auction. (iea.org)
  • Darren Brazil (born December 1, 1984) is an American three-time Regional Emmy Award winning editor, producer and videographer who works in television and music video production. (wikipedia.org)
  • John Andersson, better known as Zoo Brazil, is a Swedish multiplatinum Grammy-nominated record producer, songwriter and DJ residing in Stockholm, Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • In 2006, Brazil was awarded the Peter J. Marino Production Scholarship by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, an achievement only to be succeeded the following year by winning two Northern California Area Emmys on three nominations for the popular A's On Deck Show segment, "Swisher Unscripted", and the High School Sports Focus documentary, "Mack Family: How Men Are Made. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil was voted Player of the Year in 1987, as the club won promotion in second place, with Brazil and John Thomas scoring 48 goals between them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil was Rovers Player of the Year the following season (Shamrock Rovers#Player of the Year Award recipients). (wikipedia.org)
  • decades
  • Over the past two decades Brazil has been the OECD's most engaged Key Partner and a source of valuable policy experience. (oecd.org)
  • colonial
  • Gold and diamonds were discovered and mined in southern Brazil through the end of the colonial era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazilian cities were largely port cities and the colonial administrative capital was moved several times in response to the rise and fall of export products' importance. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Brazilian law requires all children to attend elementary school for at least three years. (scholastic.com)
  • It is amazing to think that just a few years ago this project was initiated through an NSF/FAPESP Catalyzing New International Collaborations Grant to strengthen research ties between Brazilian and American institutions studying Bd in Brazil. (umich.edu)
  • Brazil was employed for five years at KICU (TV 36) in San Jose, California where he produced work for both the A's On Deck Show and High School Sports Focus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scott Brazil was also partnered with Larry Garrison, President of SilverCreek Entertainment producing film and television for Eighteen years. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • Darren Brazil was born December 1, 1984 in the San Francisco Bay Area suburb of Castro Valley, California. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2009 marked the return to sports broadcasting for Brazil as he currently works at Comcast SportsNet Bay Area as an editor. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of now, Brazil is a part of the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vast
  • The next season again was a disappointment, although Brazil was now a regular and scoring frequently Preston finished the season in 91st place in the Football League and were forced to seek re-election, forcing the powers that be at Deepdale to make vast changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • In the middle of his stint at TV36, Brazil took a temporary leave of absence to study abroad in London, England and intern at HSI London, the European outlet of the Los Angeles based music video and commercial production company, HSI. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • Brazil is a founding member of the United Nations, the G20, BRICS, Union of South American Nations, Mercosul, Organization of American States, Organization of Ibero-American States and the CPLP. (wikipedia.org)
  • national
  • Besides sending Brazilian representatives to Mister World, the national competition elects for Manhunt International and Mister International. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010, Brazil gained national attention for having accepted money from Kentucky Fried Chicken for the rights to display the KFC and Fiery Grilled Wings logos on city fire hydrants. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Brazil Downtown Historic District, Clay County Courthouse, Clay County Hospital, Meridian-Forest Historic District, and US Post Office-Brazil are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (wikipedia.org)
  • court
  • It is registered as a civil association and is pursuing the support of 500,000 Brazilian electors in order to obtain full party registration with the Brazilian Electoral Court (Tribunal Superior Eleitoral). (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • Brazilian women are found in sex trafficking abroad, often in Western Europe or neighboring countries such as Suriname, but also as far away as Japan. (state.gov)
  • Some Brazilian women and children, as well as girls from other countries in the region, have been subjected to domestic servitude. (state.gov)
  • This unique environmental heritage makes Brazil one of 17 megadiverse countries, and is the subject of significant global interest and debate regarding deforestation and environmental protection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil is also a licensed Federal Communications Commission (FCC) amateur radio operator and an avid traveler, visiting approximately two dozen countries and over thirty U.S. states. (wikipedia.org)
  • Name
  • In 1494, the two kingdoms of the Iberian Peninsula divided the New World between them (in the Treaty of Tordesillas), and in 1500 navigator Pedro Álvares Cabral landed in what is now Brazil and laid claim to it in the name of King Manuel I of Portugal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Government
  • Brazilian officials continued to define trafficking as a movement-based crime and statutes prohibiting trafficking were both too broad and too narrow, making it difficult to assess fully government efforts to combat trafficking. (state.gov)
  • The Brazilian government has announced that auctions targeted at wind energy generation will continue. (iea.org)
  • music video
  • In September, Brazil made his first appearance in front of the camera working as a featured extra in the music video "18 Days", the second single from the Virgin Records' band Saving Abel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brazil" received a music video and was released in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • single
  • Hitradio Instrumental with Brazil Chant) - 3:21 German CD single "2 Brazil! (wikipedia.org)
  • https://itunes.apple.com/be/album/2-brazil-extended-dance-mix/id877520156 https://itunes.apple.com/nl/album/2-brazil!-single/id880179929 https://itunes.apple.com/be/album/2-brazil-ep/id877527646 "Ultratop.be - Vengaboys - 2 Brazil! (wikipedia.org)
  • second
  • UK broadcast 15 January 2014 In the second instalment, some five months of Andes and Amazonian rain forest monsoon cause the mountain streams to swell and start a cascade of flooding, spectacularly affecting Brazilian wildlife. (wikipedia.org)
  • Portugal
  • In 1815, the colony was elevated to the rank of kingdom upon the formation of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves. (wikipedia.org)
  • term
  • Under Brazilian law, the term trabalho escravo , or slave labor, is defined as forced labor or labor performed during exhausting work days or in degrading working conditions. (state.gov)
  • Under the New Model regulatory structure introduced in Brazil in 2004, most new power projects participate in auctions for long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) with energy distributors organised by Brazils electricity regulatory agency (Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica, ANEEL). (iea.org)
  • society
  • These Policy Notes are addressed to Brazilian society, to the Presidential candidates and their teams of economic advisers. (worldbank.org)
  • sold
  • Brazil was sold on to Preston North End for £25,000 in August 1985, but could not prevent Tommy Booth's "Lilywhites" from being relegated out of the Third Division. (wikipedia.org)
  • production
  • Some Brazilian men, and to lesser extent children, are subjected to trabalho escravo in rural areas, often on cattle ranches, charcoal production camps, sugar-cane plantations, as well as in logging, mining, and agricultural production. (state.gov)
  • women
  • She says when you look at the images of enslaved women in Brazil, there are tiny ghosts in the pictures. (npr.org)