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Costa, Lúcio

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Pronunciation: /ˈkɒstə
 
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Definition of Costa, Lúcio in English:

( 1902–98), French-born Brazilian architect, town planner, and architectural historian. He achieved a worldwide reputation with his design for Brazil’s new capital, Brasilia, which was chosen by an international jury in 1956.

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