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Etymology

From Late Latin materialis, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] materia.

Adjective

material (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
material

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. Having to do with matter.
    This compound has a number of interesting material properties.
  2. Worldly, as opposed to spiritual.
    Don't let material concerns get in the way of living a good life.
  3. Significant.
    You've made several material contributions to this project.
    This is the most material fact in this lawsuit.

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Noun

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Singular
material

Plural
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material ({{{1}}})
  1. Matter which may be shaped or manipulated, particularly in making something.
    Asphalt, composed of oil and sand, is a widely used material for roads.
  2. Cloth to be made into a garment.
    You'll need about a yard of material to make this.
  3. (entertainment) Things written to be performed.
    We were a warm-up act at the time; we didn't have enough original material to headline.
  4. A person who is qualified for a certain position or activity.
    Joe Manchin is a great governor, and I also believe he is presidential material.

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Crimean Tatar

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:crh:Template:lang:la derivations]] materialis - material, substantial.

Noun

material

  1. material.

Declension

References

  • Useinov & Mireev Dictionary, Simferopol, Dolya, 2002 [1]

Spanish

Adjective

material m. and f. (plural materiales)

  1. material

Noun

material m. (plural materiales)

Singular
material m.

Plural
materiales m.

  1. material

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