Translation of "material" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

material

noun (EQUIPMENT) 设备 uk us /məˈtɪə.ri.əl/ US  /-ˈtɪr.i-/
materials [ plural ]

equipment that you need for a particular activity

用具,设备
"Do we need any writing materials?" "Only a pen and a pencil." “我们需要什么文具吗?”“只要一只钢笔和一只铅笔就行。”
teaching materials 教具

(Translation of “material noun (EQUIPMENT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)