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capital -- as in: invested capital
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Death of a Salesman
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  • HIS SON [continuing]: "The capital ." HOWARD: Get that—alphabetical order!
  • WILLY [pointing at the machine, which continues nasally, childishly, with the capital cities]: Shut it off!
  • The capital of Ohio is Cincinnati, the capital of Rhode Island is ." [The recitation continues.
  • The capital of Ohio is Cincinnati, the capital of Rhode Island is ." [The recitation continues.
  • HIS SON: "The capital of Alabama is Montgomery; the capital of Arizona is Phoenix; the capital of Arkansas is Little Rock; the capital of California is Sacramento ." [and on, and on.
  • HIS SON: "The capital of Alabama is Montgomery; the capital of Arizona is Phoenix; the capital of Arkansas is Little Rock; the capital of California is Sacramento ." [and on, and on.
  • HIS SON: "The capital of Alabama is Montgomery; the capital of Arizona is Phoenix; the capital of Arkansas is Little Rock; the capital of California is Sacramento ." [and on, and on.
  • HIS SON: "The capital of Alabama is Montgomery; the capital of Arizona is Phoenix; the capital of Arkansas is Little Rock; the capital of California is Sacramento ." [and on, and on.

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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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