Tocantins

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Tocantins a river in eastern Brazil that flows generally north to the Para River
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Usage

In literature:

ARAGUAY, an affluent of the Tocantins, in Brazil, which it joins after a course of 1000 m., augmented by subsidiary streams.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The navigation of the Tocantins, when I was in Goyaz, extended merely to the Port of Alcobaca, 350 kil.
"Across Unknown South America" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
The region drained by the Tocantins and Araguaya very nearly corresponds with the state of Goyaz.
"The South American Republics Part I of II" by Thomas C. Dawson
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In news:

Terry Tocantins and Alex Zola's The Magic Bullet Theory, closing this weekend at Sacred Fools Theater Company in Hollywood, is the second play to be produced locally this year focusing on the 1963 JFK assassination.
Tocantins -- backstabbing, blindsiding, and man tiaras.
Tocantins it's a whole new crew of anonymous players, which brings to mind many of the same questions that come with every season of the reality competition: Who will be the sweetly sensitive crying kook.
Taj takes on the Tocantins.
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