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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to capitalism or capitalists.
  • adj. Favoring or practicing capitalism: a capitalistic country.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to capitalism or to capitalists.
  • adj. Organised on a capitalist basis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or relating to capitalism or capitalists.
  • adj. Favoring or practicing capitalism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to capital or capitalists; representing or carried on by capital or capitalists; founded on or believing in capitalism: as, capitalistic production; capitalistic opinions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to capitalism or capitalists
  • adj. favoring or practicing capitalism

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