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capital -- as in: invested capital
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To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • In Maycomb County, hunting out of season was a misdemeanor at law, a capital felony in the eyes of the populace.
  • …absence of any corroborative evidence, this man was indicted on a capital charge and is now on trial for his life….
  • I know it's not right, but I can't figure out what's wrong— maybe rape shouldn't be a capital offense….
  • Change it so that only judges have the power of fixing the penalty in capital cases.
  • You know rape's a capital offense in Alabama," said Atticus.

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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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