Definition of Iguaçu in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɪɡwəˈsuː/
A river of southern Brazil. It rises in the Serra do Mar in SE Brazil and flows westwards for 1,300 km (800 miles) to the Paraná River, which it joins shortly below the Iguaçu Falls, a spectacular series of waterfalls. Spanish name Iguazú ˌiɣwaˈsu.

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