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capital

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest
  • during the 1980s Silicon Valley became the capital of the computer industry

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2 the total of one's money and property
  • invested nearly all of their capital in the new business

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capital

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of capital (Entry 2 of 2)

2 of the very best kind
  • a truly capital idea, which I highly endorse

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The first known use of capital was in the 14th century

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capital

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“Capital.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/capital. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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