Bedeutung von “material” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /məˈtɪəriəl/
Extra Examples
Organic material releases nutrients into the soil.Steel is an important construction material.Bricks have been used as a building material for thousands of years.What kind of material is this jar made of?The factory produces a lot of waste material.

B2 a solid substance from which things can be made:

building materials
Crude oil is used as the raw material for making plastics.
CLOTH [ C, U ]

B1 cloth for making clothes, curtains, etc:

Her dress was made of a soft, silky material.

the facts or ideas in a piece of writing:

I'm collecting material for an article that I'm writing.

(Definition von “material noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)