American capital

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Noun1.American capital - the capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist meccaAmerican capital - the capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city in 1791
Capitol Building, Capitol - the government building in Washington where the United States Senate and the House of Representatives meet
Lincoln Memorial - memorial building in Washington containing a large marble statue of Abraham Lincoln
Washington Monument - a stone obelisk built in Washington in 1884 to honor George Washington; 555 feet tall
White House - the government building that serves as the residence and office of the President of the United States
D.C., DC, District of Columbia - the district occupied entirely by the city of Washington; chosen by George Washington as the site of the capital of the United States and created out of land ceded by Maryland and Virginia
Capitol Hill, the Hill - a hill in Washington, D.C., where the Capitol Building sits and Congress meets; "they are debating the budget today on Capitol Hill"
Georgetown - a section of northwestern Washington, D.C.
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There was a kind of Hegelian element in it; in the light of these considerations the American capital took on the semblance of a monstrous mystical infinite Werden.
Costello had not seen him for many years, and she was greatly pleased with him, manifesting her approbation by initiating him into many of the secrets of that social sway which, as she gave him to understand, she exerted in the American capital. She admitted that she was very exclusive; but, if he were acquainted with New York, he would see that one had to be.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 6, 2017-Ares Capital acquires American Capital
(NASDAQ: ARCC) and US-based private equity firm American Capital, Ltd.
"We are delighted to be investing in Imaging Business Machines, whose experienced and deep management team has made it the leader in the high end high volume document processing and image scanning market," said Darin Winn, American Capital Regional Managing Director.
According to American Capital, the investment will take the form of senior subordinated debt and preferred equity, with Laminar Direct Capital L.P.
Kester (Des Plaines, IL,, a business unit of Northrop Grumman Corp., has been sold to American Capital Strategies Ltd.
American Capital Strategies has invested $12.5 million in Northwest Coatings Corp., a leading developer and manufacturer of customized specialty energy-curable (UV/EB, ultraviolet and electron beam) and waterbased coatings and adhesives servicing the tag and label, packaging, printing and other industries.
American Capital Strategies, a publicly traded buyout and mezzanine fund, has leased 10,500 SF comprising the entire 25th and 26th floors at 461 Fifth Avenue for the expansion of its headquarters.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 16, 2016-Ares Capital to acquire American Capital
6 July 2016 - US-based REIT American Capital Agency Corp.

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