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Spanish translation of “capital”

capital

noun /ˈkӕpitl/
the chief town or seat of government
capital
Paris is the capital of France.
(also capital letter) any letter of the type found at the beginning of sentences, proper names etc
mayúscula
THESE ARE CAPITAL LETTERS / CAPITALS.
(business ) 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
capitalismo
Free competition is one of the central tenets of capitalism.
capitalist noun a person who has a lot of money in business concerns
capitalista
Marxists claim that the idea of the free market is a fiction created by capitalists to justify a system that benefits them.
capitalist adjective ( capitalistic)
capitalista
a capitalist economy.
(Definition of capital from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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