There are 2 translations of material in Spanish:

material1

Pronunciation: /məˈtɪriəl; məˈtɪəriəl/

n

  • 2 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (cloth) tela (f), género (m), tejido (m)
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    • She picked out a plain dress of dark green material and a clean loin cloth.
    • He pretended to dust an imaginary piece of lint from the dark material before returning his gaze to the other man.
    • He had a piece of dark material masking his face and was wearing a black, cotton casual jacket.
  • 3 uncountable/no numerable 3.1 (for book, show etc) material (masculine) 3.2 (potential, quality) this is bestseller material este es un bestseller en potencia she's champion material tiene madera de campeona he's not college material no tiene madera de estudiante universitario, no tiene aptitudes para estudios superiores
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    • Her spiky style and confident handling of the source material creates a book which is more of a literary event than a quiet read.
    • Singletons might use it as a dating agency, novelists as material for a book, market researchers as the easiest way to corner unsuspecting prey.
    • But, after a considerable amount of said hanging about, he accumulated enough material to write a book.
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    • The long-player will mix original material with traditional songs and is due out late next month.
    • The seven-piece outfit perform Tex-Mex classics, Spanish songs and original material.
    • The ensemble often draws its material from narrative folk songs.

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 2 translations of material in Spanish:

material2

adj

  • 1 (worldly, physical) [gain/profit] material; [needs] material material damage daños (masculine plural) materiales
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    • When we turn the page of a book, we're aware of a new yet essentially stable material physical space.
    • In many cases, we look to the exterior values, being physical or of a material nature.
    • It is a human invention or creation not of a physical or material kind but of a purely intellectual and ideational kind.
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    • Long before Europeans arrived, it has been suggested, Australia was a prosperous land, with a high material standard of living.
    • Despite the billions he pocketed from running his hedge fund, he maintains greater interest in philosophy than matters material.
    • You are generous and proud in family situations especially regarding material and property matters.
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    • We agreed with the firm that in failing to obtain a vet's report, he had breached an important and material condition of the policy.
    • It will give auditors a better understanding of what is of material significance to the banks' regulator.
    • If there's no disputing about taste, there's also no disputing some of the material consequences of taste.
  • 2 (important, relevant) [factor/reason] importante, de peso [evidence] [Law/Derecho] sustancial to be material to sth ser* esencial a algo
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    • The situation in the crisis alters almost by the hour but as at Wednesday morning I will try and give you an update of matters that are material.
    • In this case the following matters are particularly material.
    • The Defendants had a legitimate interest in drawing attention to matters which were material in one or other of these two statutory purposes.

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.