from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Money made available for investment in innovative enterprises or research, especially in high technology, in which both the risk of loss and the potential for profit may be considerable. Also called risk capital.
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- n. money invested in an innovative enterprise in which both the potential for profit and the risk of loss are considerable.
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- n. wealth available for investment in new or speculative enterprises
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