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Meaning of MATERIALITY

Pronunciation:  mut`iree'alutee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the quality of being physical; consisting of matter
  2. [n]  relevance requiring careful consideration
 

MATERIALITY is a 11 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: corporeality, physicalness
 
 Antonyms: immateriality, immateriality, incorporeality
 
 See Also: concreteness, palpability, quality, reality, relevance, relevancy, substantiality, substantialness, tangibility, tangibleness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ma*te`ri*al"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F. mat['e]rialit['e].]
1. The quality or state of being material; material
   existence; corporeity.

2. Importance; as, the materiality of facts.

 
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