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[ʃˈiʃ. nˈɔ.vɨ] A snitch, a traitor. This slang term is especially common in the state of São Paulo. Believe it or not, it comes from an American comic book from the 1930s.

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Three different interpretations could be applied in this case

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Dead at 68, the Justice left his mark on the Brazilian Supreme Court

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Human blood is on the menu

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The revenue generated by the game will help the families of the Chapecoense plane crash

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According to the Brazilian press, the event occurred last week

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