Definition of dematerialize
: to cause to become or appear immaterial
: to lose or appear to lose materiality
dematerializationplay \-ˌtir-ē-ə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
Examples of dematerialize in a Sentence
the image suddenly dematerialized, and once again we were staring at a blank screen
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Imperial avenues, bizarchitecture skyscrapers, distant mountains — all dematerialize in the stinking haze.
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