Already-produced durable goods available for use as a factor of production, such as steam shovels (equipment) and office buildings (structures).
Money and wealth. The means to acquire goods and services, especially in a non-barter system.
He does not have enough capital to start a business.
A city designated as a legislative seat by the government or some other authority, often the city in which the government is located; otherwise the most important city within a country or a subdivision of it.
The Welsh government claims that Cardiff is Europe’s youngest capital.
Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States of America.
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The most important city in the field specified.
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