Definitions for "capital"
Of or pertaining to the head.
The head or uppermost member of a column, pilaster, etc. It consists generally of three parts, abacus, bell (or vase), and necking. See these terms, and Column.
An intermediate member between the shaft of a column or pier and a beam, arch, or vault, usually ornamented by molding or carving or both.
Financial capital generally refers to the net financial wealth and investor...
Money, property, or stock employed in trade, manufactures, etc.; the sum invested or lent, as distinguished from the income or interest. See Capital stock, under Capital, a.
Amount of money that is invested or used to start a business.
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See Capital letter, under Capital, a.
Letters that are larger, and usually different in shape, than their corresponding lowercase forms (A, B, C, D etc.). Also known as "caps" or " uppercase".
one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis; "printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters"
An imaginary line dividing a bastion, ravelin, or other work, into two equal parts.
the imaginary line that bisects an earthwork's salient angle.
In fortification, the capital of a bastion is a line drawn either from the angle of the polygon to the point of the bastion, or from the point of the bastion to the middle of the gorge. The capitals are from 35 to 40 fathoms long, from the point of the bastion to the point where the two demigorges meet.
The seat of misgovernment. That which provides the fire, the pot, the dinner, the table and the knife and fork for the anarchist; the part of the repast that himself supplies is the disgrace before meat. _Capital Punishment_, a penalty regarding the justice and expediency of which many worthy persons -- including all the assassins -- entertain grave misgivings.
Having reference to, or involving, the forfeiture of the head or life; affecting life; punishable with death; as, capital trials; capital punishment.
punishable by death; "a capital offense"
That portion of the produce of industry, which may be directly employed either to support human beings or to assist in production.
Manufactured resources such as tools, machinery, and buildings that are used in the production of other goods and services (e.g., school buildings, books, tables, and chairs are some examples of capital used to produce education). This is sometimes called real capital.
The goods produced by the economic system that are used as inputs to produce other goods and services in the future.
Keywords:  city, seat, town, mdash, chief
Chief, in a political sense, as being the seat of the general government of a state or nation; as, Washington and Paris are capital cities.
The seat of government; the chief city or town in a country; a metropolis.
City that is the seat of government.
a diversified specialty finance company participating in the municipal finance and structured finance markets through its operating subsidiaries, including ACA Financial Guaranty Corporation, a financial guaranty insurance company
an insurance holding company, whose operating subsidiaries provide specialty risk management products and services to customers throughout the United States For more details, visit the company's website at www
a private lending company specializing in short-term financing for acquisition, development and construction of commercial-real-estate and residential land for development
expenditure on the acquisition of land, premises (including new and refurbished), equipment and vehicles etc. Expenditure is regarded as capital if it is in excess of £5,000.
One-off purchases, normally referring to equipment and buildings.
spending on the acquisition of land, premises, and on the provision, adaption, renewal, replacement or demolition of buildings, equipment and vehicles.
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with reference to a trust, the principal upon which income is earned. Also called corpus in legal documents.
A measure of a credit union's ability to withstand troubled times. A credit union's base capital represents the total of regular (statutory) reserves, other reserve accounts and undivided earnings. Regulatory capital includes all the above plus allowances for loan and investment losses.
Sum of regular statutory reserves, other reserves and undivided earnings.
The amount of loan.
The amount of money that is owed, excluding any costs and outstanding interest.
Amount Amount of transaction (price * shares).
The upper part or head of an alembic*, in which the vapors are condensed The capitum is usually tubulated, with a small projecting neck often furnished with a ground stopper to facilitate the addition of materials, and a beak to convey the vaporous products to a receiver*, in which they were condensed*.
Home planet of the Zargah Empire (ZE). Thought to have been eventually destroyed by BlackStar.
oss: Many investors also hesitate to sell for the opposite reason - because they are unwilling to accept a capital loss or any other loss for that matter.
Keywords:  marx, karl, theories, economic, book
a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories
Operational code name for the recapture of northern Burma in 1944
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a direct lender that originates, underwrites, funds, and services short-term real estate loans to homebuilders, commercial developers, www
The funds needed to operate an enterprise.
The accumulated net amount contributed to a fund by an investor.
a leading originator and manager of Proprietary Collateralized Debt Obligations (CDOs)
Keywords:  adjective, noun
adjective + m noun
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Keywords:  fellow, idea, first, rate
first-rate; "a capital fellow"; "a capital idea"
of primary important; "our capital concern was to avoid defeat"
a licensed residential mortgage broker agent with Discount Mortgage Canada Inc
Keywords:  sum, distinct, borrowed, context, buy
The sum borrowed in a mortgage.
The sum borrowed to buy the home.
In the context of loans, capital describes the original sum borrowed as distinct from interest required on that loan.
Keywords:  song, excellent, speech, quality, first
Of first rate quality; excellent; as, a capital speech or song.
Supervisor or network managing module in a system.
items with a useful life of greater than one year and with a cost above some threshold value. Capital items are written off over a set period (Depreciation) related to the useful life of the item and accounting rules.
Keywords:  chapter, section, book
A chapter, or section, of a book.
First in importance; chief; principal.
Capital is the elements of an organisation that can generate changes in structure, process or outcome that will yield a stream of benefits over time.
Keywords:  allocation, decision, account
Capital account Capital allocation decision
Keywords:  possessive
Anything which can be used to increase one's power or influence.
a mortgage company licensed by California Department of Real Estate
Keywords:  advance, principal, loan, mortgage
The mortgage loan (advance or principal).
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