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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “capital”

capital

noun [C] (CITY)
城市
 
 
/ˈkæp.ɪ.təl/ US  /-t̬əl/
a city which is the centre of government of a country or smaller political area
首都;首府;省會
Australia's capital city is Canberra.
澳大利亞的首都是坎培拉。
Towns, cities and villages (general)
the most important place for a particular business or activity
(某行業或活動的)中心
London used to be the financial capital of the world.
倫敦曾是世界金融中心。
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
(Definition of capital noun (CITY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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