capital


capital
capital adj *chief, principal, main, leading, foremost
Analogous words: *primary, primordial, primal: *fundamental, basic, radical, underlying: cardinal, vital, *essential

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  • capital — cap i*tal (k[a^]p [i^]*tal), n. [Cf. L. capitellum and capitulum, a small head, the head, top, or capital of a column, dim. of caput head; F. chapiteau, OF. capitel. See {chief}, and cf. {cattle}, {chattel}, {chapiter}, {chapter}.] 1. (Arch.) The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capital — Cap i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See {Chief}, and cf. {Capital}, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal pain.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capital FM — may refer to: * 95.8 Capital FM, a London, UK radio station formerly named Capital Radio * Capital FM (Finland), a Finnish radio station * CIBX, a Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada radio station that uses Captial FM as a brand name * Capital… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital — NOTOC wiktionary|capitalCapital may refer to: Economics, finance and politics * Capital (political), the area of a country, province, region, or state, regarded as enjoying primary status, usually but not always the seat of the government *… …   Wikipedia

  • capital — I. noun Etymology: Middle English capitale, from Anglo French capital, capitel, from Late Latin capitellum small head, top of column, diminutive of Latin capit , caput head more at head Date: 13th century the uppermost member of a column or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • CAPITAL — ALE. adj. Principal. C est là le point capital de l affaire. Affaire capitale. Cette clause est capitale dans le contrat. Défaut capital.   En termes de Peinture, Tableau capital, Tableau d un peintre célèbre, qui se distingue des autres… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • Capital gains tax in Australia — Capital Gains Tax (CGT) in Australia applies to the capital gain made on disposal of any asset, except for specific exemptions. The most significant exemption is the family home. Rollover provisions apply to some disposals, one of the most… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital Pride (Washington) — Capital Pride is an annual LGBT pride festival held in early June each year in Washington, D.C. As of 2007, the festival was planned and produced by Whitman Walker Clinic, and is the fourth largest gay pride event in the United States.Chandler,… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital asset — has two related meanings in the fields of accounting and financial economics. In accounting, a capital asset is an asset that is recorded on a balance sheet as capital that is, property that creates more property, e.g. a factory that creates… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital Cities Communications — Capital Cities redirects here. For the article about the seat of a government, see Capital. Capital Cities Communications (sometimes referred to as CapCities ) was an American media company best known for its surprise purchase of the much larger… …   Wikipedia

  • Capital Disney — Broadcast area United Kingdom Slogan Your Music, Your Way Frequency DAB Sky Digital: 0175 Virgin Media: 960 and …   Wikipedia


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