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capital

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