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noun
  1. 1

    capital

    or

    capital city

    the city where a country or region has its government

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    1. a.
      the most important place for an activity or industry

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  2. 2

    capital

    or

    capital letter

    the large form of a letter, for example "A" or "B," that you use at the beginning of a sentence or name

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English version of definition of capital

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