a capital expenditure.
punishment by death for a crime; death penalty. Historical Examples Stories of Invention Edward E. Hale noun the punishment of death for a crime; death penalty Note: In the United States, capital punishment has been an extremely controversial issue on legal, moral, and ethical grounds. In 1972, the Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty […]
capital resources Historical Examples State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1 Alexander Pope
one of a class of the largest warships; a battleship, battle cruiser, or aircraft carrier. noun one of the largest and most heavily armed ships in a naval fleet
the seven sins of pride, covetousness, lust, anger, gluttony, envy, and sloth. plural noun (theol) the sins of pride, covetousness, lust, envy, gluttony, anger, and sloth