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English definition of “intellectual capital”

intellectual capital

noun [U]    
the value of all the knowledge and ideas of the people in an organization, a society, etc.: If we are going to retain intellectual capital, we may need to offer our best employees more money. → Compare customer capital, structural capital
(Definition of intellectual capital noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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