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Noun
The matter from which a thing is or can be made
“The fire spread rapidly because of the amount of flammable material within the building.”
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Items or equipment needed for the performance of a task or activity
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“We cannot effectively clean the stove top without the appropriate material.”
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Information or ideas for use in creating a book or other work
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“He failed to find enough material to warrant the writing of another book.”
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Cloth or fabric
“It was a sheer blue shimmery silk material that felt like water.”
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(chemistry) A substance in the fundamental state of matter that retains its size and shape without the need of a container
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The craft or business of upholstering furniture
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Cells or material from which organic matter is made
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The material dealt with in a speech, performance or work
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All the cannon and small arms collectively, with their equipments, belonging to a ship or a fortification
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The fabric made from the hair of angora rabbits or angora goats
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The rate at which data is transferred through a system
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An amount of film or tape that has been used to record something
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(usually in plural form "makings") The essential qualities needed for something
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Generic appellation for an object
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A network of fine threads constructed by a spider from fluid secreted by its spinnerets, used to catch its prey
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Something that is part of a whole
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Generic appellation for objects
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Equipment, provisions
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Goods to be bought and sold
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The material processed to produce energy or power
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A means of pursuing an aim
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The central or greater part of something
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A distinctive feature or characteristic, typically a good one, of a person or thing
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The text of newspaper articles
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Denoting or consisting of physical objects rather than the mind or spirit
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“This partially explains the material dimension of his iconography, rooted in the physical world of nature around him.”
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Meaningful or having significance
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“The storm had caused material damage to houses and property in the area.”
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Highly relevant to the matter at hand
“We must gather all information that could be considered material to our inquiry.”
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Concerned with money or possessions rather than the needs of the mind or spirit
“What values do smartphones reflect as part of our material culture?”
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Marked by suitability or aptness
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Serving as conclusive evidence of something
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Judicial, legal
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Of or relating to anatomy or dissection
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Of or relating to an economy or economics
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Essential, innate or inherent to something
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Able to be measured
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Having a persuasive effect
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