Tocantins River

noun
a river in eastern Brazil that flows generally north to the Para River
Syn: ↑Tocantins
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms: ↑Brazil, ↑Federative Republic of Brazil, ↑Brasil

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  • Tocantins River — River, east central and northeastern Brazil. It rises in several headstreams, including the Paraná River, and flows north and west to join the Araguaia River. It again turns north and flows into the Pará River after a course of 1,677 mi (2,699… …   Universalium

  • Tocantins River — The Tocantins is a river, the central fluvial artery of Brazil. It runs from south to north for about 1500 miles. It is not really a branch of the Amazon River, although usually so considered, since its waters flow into the Atlantic Ocean… …   Wikipedia

  • Tocantins — can refer to: * Tocantins (state), a State in Brazil. * Tocantins River, a river in Brazil …   Wikipedia

  • Tocantins (state) — Infobox Brazilian State name = State of Tocantins motto = anthem = capital = Palmas latd= |latm= |latNS= |longd= |longm= |longEW= largest city = Palmas demonym = Tocantinense leader name1 = Marcelo Miranda leader name2 = Paulo Sidnei Antunes area …   Wikipedia

  • Tocantins — noun a river in eastern Brazil that flows generally north to the Para River • Syn: ↑Tocantins River • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Brazil, ↑Federative Republic of Brazil, ↑Brasil …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Tocantins — [tō΄kən tēns′; ] Port [ tō̂΄kän tēnsh′, tō̂΄käntēns′] river flowing from central Brazil north into the Pará River: c. 1,700 mi (2,736 km) …   English World dictionary

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  • Tocantins — /taw kahonn teeonns /, n. a river in E Brazil, flowing N to the Pará River. 1700 mi. (2735 km) long. * * * ▪ state, Brazil       inland estado (state) of north central Brazil. Tocantins is bounded by the states of Maranhão and Piauí to the… …   Universalium

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