Capital and Leading


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Capital adjective – Coming before all others in importance.
Usage example: the capital goal of the effort is to assimilate the new immigrants

Leading is a synonym for capital in principal topic. In some cases you can use "Leading" instead an adjective "Capital", when it comes to topics like first, position, main, important.
Nearby Words: capitally, capitalize, capitalist, capitalise, capitalization
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Leading adjective – Coming before all others in importance.
Usage example: they are the leading suppliers of processed meat in the country

Capital is a synonym for leading in first topic. You can use "Capital" instead an adjective "Leading", if it concerns topics such as principal, important, chief.
Nearby Words: lead, leader, leadership, leaded
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Both words in one sentence

  • On the other hand, capturing the enemy ruler automatically grants 100% warscore, and if he isn't personally leading his troops, he'll be at his capital and can be captured after a siege on it.
  • Stannis, instead of leading from the rear as he does in the books, becomes an Adaptational Badass who is Authority Equals Asskicking all the way and personally leads the assault on the capital.
  • Beard of Sorrow He shaved it again right before leading the attack on the Fire Nation capital on the dramatically named Day of Black Sun.
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