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English definition of “materially”

materially

adverb uk   /məˈtɪə.ri.ə.li/ us    /-ˈtɪr.i-/

materially adverb (MONEY)

in a way that relates to money and possessions: Materially, of course, we're better off.Belongings and possessions

materially adverb (IMPORTANTLY)

formal in an important or noticeable way: Even if mistakes were made in the counting, they wouldn't have materially affected the results.Very important or urgent
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