Definition of Corcovado in English:

Corcovado

Pronunciation /ˌkôrkōˈvädō/ /ˌkɔrkoʊˈvɑdoʊ/

proper noun

  • A peak that rises to 2,310 feet (711 m) on the south side of Rio de Janeiro. A statue of Jesus Christ (named “Christ the Redeemer”), 131 feet (40 m) high, stands on its summit.