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materialize

verb [I]  us   /məˈtɪr·i·əˌlɑɪz/
(of ideas and wishes) to become real or true: Her hopes of owning her own restaurant never materialized. If a person or object materializes, it appears suddenly: They listened to the footsteps, then watched the figure materialize in the doorway.
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