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National Park
Itaipu Dam
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AR  ARGENTINA
Iguassu Falls
National Park
Boat Trip and Safari
Jesuit Missions
Puerto Iguazu town
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Bertoni Museum
Jesuit Missions
Itaipu Dam
Museum and Zoo
Ciudad del Este city
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Natives
May, 22/2019
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Iguassu Falls 1920s by Burton Holmes
Meaning of some words
 
Iguassu Falls 1920s by Burton Holmes
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Meaning of some words
Paraguay: it is related a native tribe Payagua that lived on the river banks of the river
Uruguay: urú-river ("the river of the urú bird"), urú is a common noun of a spot-winged wood-quail) Odontophorus capueira
Argentina: female name after Argentum, silver in Latin
Paraná: native language that means like the sea or as big as the sea
Itaipu: the stone that sings
Y-guazu: big water
Average flow of the Iguassu Falls is 60,034 (cubic ft) / s

Amount: square km 1
Equals: square miles 0.386102

Amount: 1 m3 / s
Equals: 35.3146667 (cubic ft) / s

Amount: 1 cubic meter per second (m3/sec of flow rate)
Equals: 35.31 cubic feet per second (cu ft/sec / flow rate)

Amount: 1 meter
Equals: 3.28084 feet


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