Definition of "Material" :
noun: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
"She measured off enough material for a dress."
noun: things needed for doing or making something
noun: information (data or ideas or observations) that can be used or reworked into a finished form
"The archives provided rich material for a definitive biography."
noun: a person judged suitable for admission or employment
"He was university material."
noun: the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
"Coal is a hard black material."
adjective: having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary
adjective: derived from or composed of matter
"The material universe."
adjective: having material or physical form or substance
adjective: directly relevant to a matter especially a law case
"His support made a material difference."
adjective: concerned with or affecting physical as distinct from intellectual or psychological well-being
adjective: concerned with worldly rather than spiritual interests