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Another word for material

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Noun
  1. That from which things are or can be made

      1. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      2. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      3. A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
      1. The material out of which something is made or formed; substance.
      2. The essential substance or elements; essence:
      3. Unspecified material:
      1. That which occupies space and has mass; physical substance.
      2. A type of such substance:
      3. Discharge or waste, such as pus or feces, from a living organism.
  2. Things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose.

      1. The number of people who participate in a particular event or activity:
      2. A number of things produced; output.
      3. The act or an instance of turning out:
      1. An object or entity that is not or cannot be named specifically:
      2. An individual object, especially an inanimate object:
      3. A creature:
      1. The equipment used in a particular activity, especially in fishing; gear.
      2. A system of ropes and blocks for raising and lowering weights of rigging and pulleys for applying tension.
      3. A rope and its pulley.
      1. To provide with a harness or equipment; fit out.
      2. To equip (a ship) with sails, shrouds, and yards.
      3. To fit (sails or shrouds, for example) to masts and yards.
      1. The articles used in a particular activity; equipment:
      2. Personal property used by a married woman that, although actually owned by her husband and subject to claims by his creditors, becomes her personal property after his death.
      1. A set of tools or equipment for a specialized purpose:
      2. A set of clothing, often with accessories:
      3. An association of persons, especially a military unit or a business organization.
      1. The equipment, apparatus, and supplies of a military force or other organization.
      1. A toothed machine part, such as a wheel or cylinder, that meshes with another toothed part to transmit motion or to change speed or direction.
      2. A complete assembly that performs a specific function in a larger machine.
      3. A transmission configuration for a specific ratio of engine to axle torque in a motor vehicle.
      1. The act of equipping or the state of being equipped:
      2. Something with which a person, organization, or thing is equipped:
      3. The rolling stock especially of a transportation system.
      1. An appliance or device for a particular purpose:
      2. An integrated group of materials or devices used for a particular purpose:
      3. The totality of means by which a designated function is performed or a specific task executed, as in a system of government.
    See also:

    means

  3. The basic substance or essential elements of character that qualify a person for a specified role

      1. Trees or wooded land considered as a source of wood.
      2. Wood used as a building material; lumber.
      3. A dressed piece of wood, especially a beam in a structure.
      1. The material out of which something is made or formed; substance.
      2. The essential substance or elements; essence:
      3. Unspecified material:
    See also:

    be

Adjective
  1. Composed of or relating to things that occupy space and can be perceived by the senses

  2. Of or preoccupied with material rather than spiritual or intellectual things

    See also:

    body

  3. Related to the matter at hand

    See also:

    relevant

  4. Having great significance

    See also:

    important

Another word for material

Modifier
  1. Composed of matter

  2. Large in quantity

Noun
  1. Matter

      1. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      2. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      3. A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
      1. the state or quality of being corporeal; bodily existence
      1. The entire material or physical structure of an organism, especially of a human or animal.
      2. The physical aspect of a person as opposed to the spirit; the flesh.
      3. A corpse or carcass.
  2. Unfinished matter; often plural

      1. The act of gathering or amassing, as into a heap or pile:
      2. The process of growing into a large amount or heap:
      3. An amount that has accumulated or been accumulated:
      1. To make available for use; provide:
      2. To provide something necessary or desired to; furnish or equip:
      3. To have as a necessary or desirable feature:
      1. Cultivated plants or agricultural produce, such as grain, vegetables, or fruit, considered as a group:
      2. The total yield of such produce in a particular season or place:
      3. A group, quantity, or supply appearing at one time:
      1. A supply stored for future use, usually carefully accrued and maintained.
      2. To accumulate and maintain a supply of for future use.
      1. A mineral or an aggregate of minerals from which a valuable constituent, especially a metal, can be profitably mined or extracted.
      1. A principal raw material or commodity grown or produced in a region.
      2. A major item of trade in steady demand.
      3. A basic dietary item, such as flour, rice, or corn.
      1. A supply accumulated for future use; a store.
      2. The total merchandise kept on hand by a merchant, commercial establishment, warehouse, or manufacturer.
      3. All the animals kept or raised on a farm; livestock.
      1. The material out of which something is made or formed; substance.
      2. The essential substance or elements; essence:
      3. Unspecified material:
      1. An unprocessed natural product used in manufacture.
      2. Unprocessed material of any kind: