Urubupunga Falls

noun
a waterfall in the Parana river in Brazil
Syn: ↑Urubupunga
Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls
Part Holonyms: ↑Parana, ↑Parana River, ↑Brazil, ↑Federative Republic of Brazil, ↑Brasil

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