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English definition of “venture capital”

venture capital

noun [U]    
money that is invested or is available for investment in a new company, especially one that involves risk: They'll need to raise £1 million in venture capital if they're to get the business off the ground.Savings, interest and capitalFinancial investments and the stock market venture capitalist     noun [C] Savings, interest and capitalFinancial investments and the stock market
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