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flight capitalnoun [U]

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ECONOMICS money that ​leaves a country and is ​invested in another country, for ​example, because of a ​lack of ​confidence in the ​economy or high ​taxes: The ​government is using the ​scheme to ​attractflightcapital back into the country.
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