Capitalization meaning

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The total par or stated value of the stocks and bonds outstanding of a corporation.
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The definition of capitalization refers to writing in uppercase letters, or the total invested in a business or the total value of stocks and bonds of a corporation.

Writing in CAPITAL LETTERS (all letters in uppercase) is an example of capitalization.

If the total value of all outstanding shares of stock is $100,000, this is an example of a company's capitalization.

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The act or system of using capital letters in writing and printing.
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The use of capital letters in writing or printing.
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The total capital funds of a corporation, represented by stocks, bonds, undivided profit, surplus, etc.
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American and Oxford British English standard spelling of capitalisation.
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Origin of capitalization