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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. material: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. material: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. material: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. material: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. material: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. material, material: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Material, material: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. material: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. material: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. material: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. material: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. material: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. material: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. material: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. material: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. material: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. material: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Material (Blaqk Audio album), Material (Moebius & Plank album), Material (band), Material (computer graphics), Material (disambiguation), Material (film), Material, The Material (band), The Material, The material: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Material: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. material: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. material: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Material (nt), material, material: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. material: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. material: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. material: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. material: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. material: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. material: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. material: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. material: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. material: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Material: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. material: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. material: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. material: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. material: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Material: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  7. material: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  8. material: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  9. Material: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  10. material: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. material: Webopedia [home, info]
  2. material: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. material: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. material: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. material: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. material: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. material: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Material: Backgammon [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Material: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. material: Lighting Design Glossary [home, info]
  3. Material: Glossary of video terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (material)

noun:  things needed for doing or making something ("Writing materials")
noun:  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")
noun:  a person judged suitable for admission or employment ("He was university material")
noun:  the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object ("Coal is a hard black material")
noun:  artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers ("She measured off enough material for a dress")
adjective:  directly relevant to a matter especially a law case ("His support made a material difference")
adjective:  concerned with or affecting physical as distinct from intellectual or psychological well-being ("Material needs")
adjective:  concerned with worldly rather than spiritual interests ("Material possessions")
adjective:  derived from or composed of matter ("The material universe")
adjective:  having material or physical form or substance
adjective:  having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary

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