Portuguese to English capitania

Dictionary entry: capitania
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Missing the colonial connotation as a territorial division in Brazil and Spanish America, also translated as "capitancy".
 
  • casaleiro

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    English - Ireland
    Missing the colonial connotation as a territorial division in Brazil and Spanish America, also translated as "capitancy".

    Thanks for your report. I've added this historical sense, translated as 'captaincy' as you point out: the hereditary captaincies, the captaincies of Brazil. I've also added 'port authority'. Please note that these changes will not be visible online for some time.
     
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