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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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capital -- as in: invested capital
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • His small but childish handwriting straggled up and down the page, shedding first its capital letters and finally even its full stops: April 4th, 1984.
  • In no part of Oceania do the inhabitants have the feeling that they are a colonial population ruled from a distant capital.
  • Oceania has no capital, and its titular head is a person whose whereabouts nobody knows.
  • The economy of many countries was allowed to stagnate, land went out of cultivation, capital equipment was not added to, great blocks of the population were prevented from working and kept half alive by State charity.

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  • She worked hard to raise capital to start their new company.
  • She also earned additional income from a capital investment in her friend's company.

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