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Meaning of "Corcovado" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CORCOVADO

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PRONUNCIATION OF CORCOVADO

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CORCOVADO

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Corcovado is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CORCOVADO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Corcovado

Corcovado

Corcovado, meaning "hunchback" in Portuguese, is a mountain in central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 710-metre granite peak is located in the Tijuca Forest, a national park. It is sometimes confused with nearby Sugarloaf Mountain. Corcovado hill lies just west of the city center but is wholly within the city limits and visible from great distances. It is known worldwide for the 38-metre statue of Jesus atop its peak, entitled Cristo Redentor or "Christ the Redeemer".

Definition of Corcovado in the English dictionary

The definition of Corcovado in the dictionary is . a volcano in S Chile, in the Andes. Height: 2300 m. Other definition of Corcovado is . a mountain in SE Brazil, in SW Rio de Janeiro city, famous for a massive statue of Christ the Redeemer. Height of mountain: 704 m.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CORCOVADO

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WORDS THAT END LIKE CORCOVADO

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Synonyms and antonyms of Corcovado in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Corcovado» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CORCOVADO

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Translator English - Chinese

科尔科瓦
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Corcovado
570 millions of speakers

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Corcovado
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Translator English - Hindi

Corcovado
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Translator English - Arabic

كوركوفادو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Корковадо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Translator English - Japanese

コルコバド山
130 millions of speakers

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코르 코바도
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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कॉर्कोवाडो
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Корковадо
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Corcovado
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Translator English - Greek

Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Corcovado
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Trends of use of Corcovado

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CORCOVADO»

The term «Corcovado» is quite widely used and occupies the 44.498 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CORCOVADO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Corcovado

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CORCOVADO»

Discover the use of Corcovado in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Corcovado and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Corcovado
In Corcovado their lives intersect, and ultimately intertwine, as together they face an insatiable, borderless enemy intent on siphoning off one of Corcovado s most valuable commercial resources.
Tom Rapko, 2009
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Lonely Planet Costa Rica
By and large, animals are not much of a problem in Corcovado. Sure, areas of Corcovado are also prime territory for the deadly ferdelance snake, but the chance ofgetting bittenisremote.Sure, thereare big cats,but theyare virtuallyinvisible.
Lonely Planet, Nate Cavalieri, Adam Skolnick, 2012
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Railways of Brazil in Postcards and Souvenir Albums
A group of passengers photographed by an ambulant photographer around 1 930 at the station at the top of Corcovado, 670 meters above sea level. After getting off at the station, passengers had to walk a short distance to reach the summit of ...
Carlos Cornejo e João Emilio Gerodetti, 2005
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Just Ecological Integrity: The Ethics of Maintaining ...
For my exemplification of this thesis at work, I have chosen a limited portion of just one of Mittermeier's hotspots: Costa Rica, and in particular one of Costa Rica's most biodiverse — and most threatened — regions, Corcovado National Park ...
Peter Miller, Laura Westra, 2002
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Corcovado
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Corcovado, meaning "hunchback" in Portuguese, is a mountain in central Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 710-metre (2,329ft) granite peak is located in the Tijuca Forest, a national park.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Green Phoenix: Restoring the Tropical Forests of Guanacaste, ...
These Costa Ricans knew that the threat to Corcovado — and how they responded — would test their credibility among conservation organizations and other potential supporters in the developed world. Pedro León, a University of Costa Rica ...
William Allen, 2003
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Costa Rica For Dummies
... ío C h o c u a c o CORCOVADO NATIONAL PARK CorcovadoLake PIEDRAS BLANCAS NAT'L PARK TAPANTÍNAT'L PARK LA AMISTAD INTERNATIONAL PARK Cerro Kámuk Sabanilla Sabalito San Vito Piedras Blancas Río Claro Golfito ...
Eliot Greenspan, 2011
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Costa Rica: The Complete Guide: Eco-adventures in Paradise
Corcovado. At Sirena Ranger Station there's a rustic lodge with a restaurant, bunk beds and space for camping. If you're interested in the ultimate Corcovado experience, nothing compares to spending the night at Sirena, which is surrounded ...
James Kaiser, 2013
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Lonel Costa Rica
A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO PARQUE NACIONAL CORCOVADO If you're confused about the best way to access Parque Nacional Corcovado, don't be. With a little prior planning, and a good idea as to the kind of trip you're interested in, you'll ...
Matthew Firestone, 2010
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The Corcovado and the Railroad from Cosme Velho to Painerias ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Anonymous, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CORCOVADO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Corcovado is used in the context of the following news items.
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Jardim Botânico: Culinary Hub and Old-School Charm in Rio
... that stretches from the city's botanical gardens to Parque Lage at the foot of Corcovado and up into the hills behind, is considered by many to ... «The Rio Times, Jul 15»
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Momentum Stock in Focus: Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (NASDAQ:ORIG)
In addition, in January 2011, the Company took delivery of the new build drillship Ocean Rig Corcovado from Samsung Heavy Industries in ... «Enterprise Leader, Jul 15»
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Villa No 174, Rio de Janeiro: Pure Rio, but with an touch of riad
In Rio, there are many good views. Take the cable car up to Sugarloaf or the funicular up to Corcovado and you'll see this dramatically beautiful ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
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Let Osa grow green: Balancing conservation, empowerment and …
Efforts to preserve this natural wonder span 40 years, since Corcovado National Park was created in 1975. However, protecting nature, while a ... «The Tico Times, Jul 15»
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The Sound of Love
“It was a breath-taking experience to see the Chris The Redeemer statue [located at the top of the Corcovado Mountain],” says Jesna. “We also ... «The New Indian Express, Jul 15»
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Company Shares of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Drops by -9.27%
In addition, in January 2011, the Company took delivery of the new build drillship Ocean Rig Corcovado from Samsung Heavy Industries in ... «OTC Outlook, Jul 15»
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Food Festivals to Check Out in Rio de Janeiro During July
In honor of the city's 450th anniversary this year, dishes are named after Rio landmarks, including “Ribs of Corcovado,” a soup with red beans, ... «The Rio Times, Jul 15»
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Article out of tune
The writer mistakenly identified one of the songs that Laura Fygi sang at her concert in Bangkok last Thursday, Corcovado, as a Spanish song. «Bangkok Post, Jul 15»
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Company Shares of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. Drops by -4.1%
In addition, in January 2011, the Company took delivery of the new build drillship Ocean Rig Corcovado from Samsung Heavy Industries in ... «Insider Trading Report, Jun 15»
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City of legendary lure
The Corcovado Mountain peak is home to a giant statue of Jesus, widely known as Christ the Redeemer. In 2007, it was listed as one of the ... «The Statesman, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Corcovado [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/corcovado>. Jul 2020 ».
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