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capital

noun /ˈkӕpitl/
the chief town or seat of government
capitale
Paris is the capital of France.
(also capital letter) any letter of the type found at the beginning of sentences, proper names etc
majuscule
THESE ARE CAPITAL LETTERS / CAPITALS.
money (for investment etc)
capital
You need capital to start a new business.
capitalism noun a system of economics in which money and business are controlled by capitalists.
capitalisme
capitalist noun a person who has much money in business concerns.
capitaliste
capitalist adjective ( capitalistic)
capitaliste
(Definition of capital from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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