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capital -- as in: invested capital
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • I have just been telling him what a capital sitter you were, and now you have spoiled everything.
  • Credit is the capital of a younger son, and one lives charmingly upon it.
  • A long engagement exhausts them, but they are capital at a steeplechase.

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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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