capitalisation

Definitions of capitalisation
  1. noun
    writing in capital letters
    synonyms: capitalization
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    type of:
    writing
    letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language
  2. noun
    the act of capitalizing on an opportunity
    synonyms: capitalization
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    type of:
    development, exploitation
    the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful
  3. noun
    an estimation of the value of a business
    synonyms: capitalization
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    types:
    market capitalisation, market capitalization
    an estimation of the value of a business that is obtained by multiplying the number of shares outstanding by the current price of a share
    type of:
    estimate, estimation
    a judgment of the qualities of something or somebody
  4. noun
    the sale of capital stock
    synonyms: capitalization
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    types:
    overcapitalisation, overcapitalization
    (business) too much capitalization (the sale of more stock than the business warrants)
    type of:
    marketing, merchandising, selling
    the exchange of goods for an agreed sum of money
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