the upper part of a column that supports the entablature Synonyms: chapiter, cap,
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" Synonyms: capital letter, uppercase, upper-case letter, majuscule,
a seat of government
a center that is associated more than any other with some activity or product; "the crime capital of Italy"; "the drug capital of Columbia"
wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value
assets available for use in the production of further assets Synonyms: working capital,
uppercase; "capital A"; "great A"; "many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script" Synonyms: great, majuscule,
of primary importance; "our capital concern was to avoid defeat"