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The State of Mato Grosso: Introductory Note

Philip Raworth
Edited By: Philip Raworth

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From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 27 January 2021

Mato Grosso is a large state in west-central Brazil that is mostly covered with Amazon rainforest, wetlands and savanna plains. It is bordered on the west by the State of Rondônia and the nation of Bolivia, on the northwest by the State of Amazonas, on the north by the State of Pará, on the northeast by the State of Tocantins, on the southeast by the State of Goiás and on the south by the State of Mato Grosso do Sul. It covers an area of 903,357 square kilometers, making it the third largest state. As at March 1, 2015 it has a population of 3,375,809. The capital...
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