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material

noun [C] (PHYSICAL SUBSTANCE) 物质/材料     /məˈtɪə.ri.əl/ US  /-ˈtɪr.i-/
a physical substance which things can be made from 材料,原料 building materials, such as stone 建筑材料,如石头 Crude oil is used as the raw (= basic) material for making plastics. 原油被用作制造塑料的原料。 The state of matter
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