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materials

Overview of noun material

1. material, stuff -- (the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread")

2. material -- (information (data or ideas or observations) that can be used or reworked into a finished form; "the archives provided rich material for a definitive biography")

3. fabric, cloth, material, textile -- (artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress")

4. material -- (things needed for doing or making something; "writing materials

"; "useful teaching materials")

5. material -- (a person judged suitable for admission or employment; "he was university material"; "she was vice-presidential material")



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