brazilian brazilian  /brə ˈzɪl jən/


  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Brazil
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Brazil or the people of Brazil


  1. Brazilian Breaks Silence On Protests — Promises Plan On Infrastructure And Corruption But Offers No Specifics

    BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff spoke about her generation's struggles in battling a dictatorship during a prime-time speech meant to connect with the nation's youth who have energized widespread and at times violent anti-government protests.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  2. Brazilian leader pledges improved services

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff pledged to improve public services and said among her priorities would be to devote petroleum revenue to education, send doctors to rural areas, come up with a transit plan, and meet with protest leaders.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  3. Brazilian president calls emergency meeting over protests

    BRASILIA, Brazil, June 21 (UPI) -- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff held an emergency cabinet meeting Friday to discuss widespread protesting and civil unrest in her country.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: UPI


  1. "Kenya is especially keen on exploiting Brazilian advances in the area of bio-diesel technology. Brazil is a world leader in this field and Kenya stands to gain as we seek ways of becoming more efficient in our management of the energy sector,"...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Mwai Kibaki Source: Daily Nation

  2. "Our aviation system, in spite of the investments we have made in expansion and modernization of almost all Brazilian airports, is passing through difficulties," Silva said. "The security of our aviation system is compatible with all the...
    on Jul 21, 2007 By: Lula da Silva Source: Forbes

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