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capital -- as in: invested capital
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • It is a capital mistake to theorise before one has data.
  • , while he has 220 standing to his credit in the Capital and Counties Bank.
  • Naturally, it was to my interest to buy their land before they discovered its true value, but unfortunately I had no capital by which I could do this.
  • By eleven o'clock the next day we were well upon our way to the old English capital.
  • In a fit of anger, however, caused by some robberies which had been perpetrated in the house, he beat his native butler to death and narrowly escaped a capital sentence.
  • Capital! capital!
  • Capital! capital!
  • Capital!

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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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