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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Capitalist  \Cap"i*tal*ist\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  capitaliste.] 
  One  who  has  capital;  one  who  has  money  for  investment,  or 
  money  invested;  esp.  a  person  of  large  property,  which  is 
  employed  in  business. 
 
  The  expenditure  of  the  capitalist.  --Burke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  capitalist 
  adj  1:  of  or  relating  to  capitalism  or  capitalists;  "a  capitalist 
  nation";  "capitalistic  methods  and  incentives"  [syn:  {capitalistic}] 
  2:  favoring  or  practicing  capitalism  [syn:  {capitalistic}] 
  [ant:  {socialistic}] 
  n  1:  an  advocate  of  capitalism  [syn:  {rugged  individualist}] 
  2:  a  person  who  invests  capital  in  a  business  (especially  a 
  large  business) 




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