dematerialize

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verb de·ma·te·ri·al·ize \ˌdē-mə-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌlīz\

Definition of dematerialize

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cause to become or appear immaterial

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to lose or appear to lose materiality

dematerialization

play \-ˌtir-ē-ə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of dematerialize in a sentence

  1. <the image suddenly dematerialized, and once again we were staring at a blank screen>

Circa 1864

First Known Use of dematerialize

circa 1864


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