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Money available for investment in startup companies and small businesses with a high potential for growth. Also called risk capital.
venture capitalism n.
venture capitalist n.
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(Stock Exchange) a person or company that provides capital for new commercial enterprises
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|Noun||1.||venture capitalist - a speculator who makes money available for innovative projects (especially in high technology)|
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