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material

1. cloth or fabric
2. Philosophy composed of or relating to physical as opposed to mental or spiritual substance
3. Philosophy of or relating to matter as opposed to form
4. Law relevant to the issue before court: applied esp to facts or testimony of much significance
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And it cometh many times to pass, that materiam superabit opus; that the work and carriage is more worth than the material, and enricheth a state more; as is notably seen in the Low-Countrymen, who have the best mines above ground, in the world.
Since the development of class antagonism keeps even pace with the development of industry, the economic situation, as they find it, does not as yet offer to them the material conditions for the emancipation of the proletariat.
But a careful analysis of these descriptions will show that the materials of which they are formed are not individually beautiful and can not be wrought into combinations that are beautiful.
If we had a pattern of the materials, for example, and with time, and a better light - "
said D'Artagnan, "this ought to be the knotty point of the whole thing; they want a pattern of each of the materials.
The view that seems to me to reconcile the materialistic tendency of psychology with the anti-materialistic tendency of physics is the view of William James and the American new realists, according to which the "stuff" of the world is neither mental nor material, but a "neutral stuff," out of which both are constructed.
In what way are schools going to help the people to improve their material position?
In addition, it is excellent as a material, and I well remember that during the war, at the siege of Atlanta, some iron guns fired one thousand rounds at intervals of twenty minutes without injury.
If weekend shutdowns are the cause of contamination, use a high-performance purging compound to remove heat-sensitive materials from the system Friday night--not after the fact on Monday--to avoid startup problems and unscheduled teardowns for cleaning.
In a recent survey of deconstruction and reuse organizations, an attempt was made to ascertain the materials flows and economics of deconstruction and reuse in the United States.
Automatically feeding materials from storage locations to weighing vessels that discharge the pre-weighed batch directly into the mixer.
In a facility that will bale several hundred tons per month of multiple materials, either the open-end horizontal or two-ram baler can work in these cases.

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