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materially

adverb (IMPORTANTLY)    /məˈtɪə.ri.ə.li/ US  /-ˈtɪr.i-/ 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
(Definition of materially adverb (IMPORTANTLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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