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capital

[kap′itəl]
Etymology: L, caput, head
1 of the highest importance; involving danger to life.
2 of or pertaining to the head of the femur.

capital

An expenditure by an NHS institution on the acquisition of land, premises (including new and refurbished), equipment and vehicles etc. An expenditure is regarded as capital if it is in excess of £5,000.

capital

(căp′ĭ-tăl) [L. capitalis]
Pert. to the head.

capital

pertaining to the head.

capital femoral epiphysis
epiphysis of the head of the femur; its detachment represents a specific syndrome in pigs.
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Egypt's government has also received preliminary offers from several Saudi Arabian companies, notably Joussour Company, to develop and establish the Egyptian new capital city, the source told El-Watan daily newspaper.
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The annual flood has covered roads and settlements in all five municipalities of the capital city with average water height of one to two meters.
The announcement comes alongside Capital City Limousine's recent expansion into non-emergency medical transportation.
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Upon completion, the 4,900-hectare Capital City District will serve as a second downtown for Abu Dhabi proper and will be home to 370,000 residents, who will dwell in a mixed-use, sustainable environment comprising high-density transit-oriented communities and lower density Emirati neighbourhoods, UPC said in a statement.
The Capital City District, which is one of the major initiatives of Plan Abu Dhabi 2030, is envisioned as the focus of government, academic and knowledge based sectors.
Capital City Energy Group and its four wholly owned subsidiaries -- Avanti Energy Partners, Eastern Well Services, Capital City Petroleum and Hotwell Services -- is an expanding energy company that identifies and develops growth opportunities through drilling, operating, oil field service companies, acquisitions and fund management.
Under the agreement, Capital City had the right to sell its interest with the city's consent, O'Byrne said, which the city approved Thursday night.
It is the oldest capital city in the United States.
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