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capital -- as in: invested capital
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  • Of course, the investment was a good one and Segouin had managed to give the impression that it was by a favour of friendship the mite of Irish money was to be included in the capital of the concern.
  • That night the city wore the mask of a capital.
  • What we want in thus country, as I said to old Ward, is capital.
  • He had been told that celery was a capital thing for the blood and he was just then under doctor's care.
  • It's capital we want."

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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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