Definitions for venture capitalist
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
funds invested or available for investment in a new business enterprise.
Category: Economics, Business
Ref: Also called risk capital.
Origin of venture capital:
a speculator who makes money available for innovative projects (especially in high technology)
An investor who invests in a startup venture; higher returns are expected because of the higher risks.
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