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Denoting or consisting of physical objects rather than the mind or spirit
“This partially explains the material dimension of his iconography, rooted in the physical world of nature around him.”
Relevant or pertinent
“But what is material damage to property, and why should locality be less important in this case?”
Concerned with money or possessions rather than the needs of the mind or spirit
“This symbolises a need our soaring material culture cannot satisfy.”
Having to do with the matter at hand
“It must be proved that the accused was suffering from an abnormality of mind at the material time.”
Information or ideas for use in creating a book or other work
“He obviously hoped to repeat his success with another trip, but the second cruise was dogged by bad weather and did not provide enough material for a book.”
The matter from which a thing is or can be made
“The fire spread so quickly, he said, because there was a lot of flammable material inside the building.”
Things needed for an activity
“Jefferson's choice of roofing material was the other matter to be considered.”
Cloth or fabric
“I gasped when I saw the material; it was a sheer blue shimmery silk material that felt like water.”
Matter, fabric
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