A country of eastern South America. The largest country in the continent, it was ruled by Portugal from 1500 to 1822, when it became a separate empire ruled by Pedro I, son of King John VI of Portugal. A republic was established in 1889. Brasília has been the capital since 1960; São Paulo is the largest city.
A red or blue dye from this wood.
Country in central & NE South America, on the Atlantic: declared independence from Portugal (1822): 3,286,488 sq mi (8,511,965 sq km); cap. Brasília.
A Brazil nut.
I picked up a handful of brazils from the bowl.