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capital

noun
 
/ˈkæp·ɪ·təl/
A2 ( also capital city /ˌkæp·ɪ·təl ˈsɪt·i/) the most important city in a country or state
capital
Paris is the capital of France.
A2 ( also capital letter /ˌkæp·ɪ·təl ˈlet·ər/) a large letter of the alphabet used at the beginning of sentences
letra maiúscula
[no plural] money used in business
capital
(Definition of capital from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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