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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcapitalistcap‧i‧tal‧ist1 /ˈkæpɪtl-ɪst/ ●○○ noun [countable]  1 PGRICHsomeone who supports capitalismcommunist, socialist2 BBsomeone who owns or controls a lot of money and lends it to businesses, banks etc to produce more wealth venture capitalist at venture capital
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capitalistThe relationship between capitalist and wage labourer is defined as an equal exchange.First, if partially successful, it will lead to a big profits boom for the capitalists.The difference between the two is the surplus value which the capitalist can extract from the workers.the capitalists of the WestThe capitalist can give them nothing that they need.But venture capitalists are swooping in like vultures.Is it backed by sophisticated venture capitalists?In other words, capitalists must prosper if there is to be progress and landlords can not help reaping its fruits.