verb (used with or without object), de·ma·te·ri·al·ized, de·ma·te·ri·al·iz·ing.
Origin of dematerialize
Examples from the Web for dematerialize
I had supposed that the spiritualists had utterly abandoned their endeavors to dematerialize Mr. Kilbright.Amos Kilbright; His Adscititious Experiences|Frank R. Stockton
If mortal, I must kill it, if ghostly, the noise of my rifle might dematerialize it.Animal Ghosts|Elliott O'Donnell
They must dematerialize in sight of the sitters, that no possible suspicion may rest upon the medium.There is no Death|Florence Marryatt
I cannot dematerialize either you or your vessel until I work out the formula for your peculiar atomic structure.The Skylark of Space|Edward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby
Sometimes they wait till dawn bids them dematerialize before it.Old Plymouth Trails|Winthrop Packard