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capital -- as in: invested capital
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  • Mrs. Sloper was amiable, graceful, accomplished, elegant, and in 1820 she had been one of the pretty girls of the small but promising capital which clustered about the Battery and overlooked the Bay, and of which the uppermost boundary was indicated by the grassy waysides of Canal Street.
  • You know high treason is a capital offence; take care how you incur the penalty.
  • It makes me a bad adviser, perhaps; but it makes me a capital friend!
  • "A capital friend who gives bad advice!" said Morris.
  • I have a capital plan—do let me go at him!

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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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