direct material

noun

Definition of direct material

: material used in manufacturing processes which becomes an integral part of the product and the cost of which is identifiable and chargeable directly to it — compare indirect material

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“Direct material.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/direct%20material. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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