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

  • n. The practice or act of capitalizing.
  • n. The sum that results from capitalizing.
  • n. The amounts and types of long-term financing used by a firm, including common stock, preferred stock, retained earnings, and long-term debt.
  • n. The total par value or stated value of no-par capital stock issues.
  • n. The use of capital letters in writing or printing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of capitalisation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of capitalizing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The use of capital letters at the beginning of words in writing or printing. Also spelled capitalisation.
  • n. The act of capitalizing.
  • n. The act of computing or realizing the present value of a periodical payment. Conversion into capital: as, the creditors consented to the capitalization of half their claims. Also spelled capitalisation.

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

  • n. the act of capitalizing on an opportunity
  • n. an estimation of the value of a business
  • n. the sale of capital stock
  • n. writing in capital letters


capitalize +‎ -ation. (Wiktionary)



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