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capital (n):
the upper part of a column that supports the entablature
capital (n):
one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis
Samples
printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters
Related Words: majusculeuppercase
capital (n):
a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories
capital (n):
the federal government of the United States
Related Word: washington
capital (n):
a seat of government
capital (n):
a center that is associated more than any other with some activity or product
Samples
the crime capital of Italy.
the drug capital of Columbia
capital (n):
wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value
capital (n):
assets available for use in the production of further assets
capital (s):
uppercase
Samples
capital A.
great A.
many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script
capital (s):
of primary importance
Samples
our capital concern was to avoid defeat
capital (s):
first-rate
Samples
a capital fellow.
a capital idea
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Many waters cannot quench love, nor can the floods drown it

Aşk ateşi suyla sönmez.
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