materiality

[ muh-teer-ee-al-i-tee ]
/ məˌtɪər iˈæl ɪ ti /

noun, plural ma·te·ri·al·i·ties for 2.

material nature or quality.
something material.

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Origin of materiality

From the Medieval Latin word māteriālitās, dating back to 1520–30. See material, -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for materiality

materiality
/ (məˌtɪərɪˈælɪtɪ) /

noun

the state or quality of being physical or material
substance; matter
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