Pronunciation: (su-rä'dō; Port. si-rä'doo), [key]
—pl. -dosPronunciation: (-dōz; Port. -doos). [key] Ecol.
a type of plains community characterized by vegetation ranging from tropical broadleaf woodlands to scrublands, occurring in extensive areas of Brazil.
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