Materiality



[muh-teer-ee-al-i-tee] /məˌtɪər iˈæl ɪ ti/

noun, plural materialities for 2.
1.
nature or quality.
2.
something .
/məˌtɪərɪˈælɪtɪ/
noun
1.
the state or quality of being physical or material
2.
substance; matter
n.

1520s, “that which is the matter of something,” from Modern Latin materialitas, from materialis (see material (adj.)). From 1560s as “quality of being material;” 1640s as “quality of being important to matters at hand.”

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