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Definitions of material:

part of speech: noun

Esp. in pl. that out of which anything is to be made.

part of speech: noun

Anything composed of matter; that of which anything is made.

part of speech: adverb

MATERIALLY.

part of speech: adjective

MATERIALNESS, MATERIALITY.

part of speech: adjective

Consisting of matter or substance; not spiritual; pertaining to bodily wants; as, the material needs of the poor; important; as, it is not material to me what you do.

part of speech: adjective

Consisting of matter; not spiritual; corporeal; important; essential; not merely formal.

part of speech: noun

The substance of which anything is made.

part of speech: adjective

Consisting of matter: corporeal, not spiritual: substantial: essential: important.

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sing

To lift the voice in song; to utter musical rhythmical sounds; make a shrill or humming noise; as, a flying arrow sings; celebrate some event in verse or poetry; as, he sang of the deeds of Aeneas; to make pleasant, musical sounds; as, the brook sings merrily. ...

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