fixed capital

fixed cap·i·tal
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fikst kap-i-tl]
    • /fɪkst ˈkæp ɪ tl/
    • /fɪkst ˈkæpɪtl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fikst kap-i-tl]
    • /fɪkst ˈkæp ɪ tl/

Definition of fixed capital words

  • noun fixed capital capital goods, as machinery and tools, that are relatively durable and can be used repeatedly in the production of goods. 1

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Origin of fixed capital

First appearance:

before 1840
One of the 33% newest English words
First recorded in 1840-50

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Parts of speech for Fixed capital


fixed capital popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 32% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 60% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fixed capital usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fixed capital

noun fixed capital

  • venture capital — funds invested or available for investment in a new or unproven business enterprise.
  • risk capital — venture capital.
  • working asset — invested capital that is comparatively liquid.

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