materiality

noun ma·te·ri·al·i·ty \ mə-ˌtir-ē-ˈa-lə-tē \

Definition of materiality

plural materialities
1 :the quality or state of being material
2 :something that is material

Examples of materiality in a Sentence

  1. preferred a single materiality to a slew of hypotheticals

  2. the materiality of that fact is not in dispute

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First Known Use of materiality

1570


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