Translation of materia in English:
nombre femenino/feminine noun
- 1 (sustancia) matter materia orgánica/viva organic/living matter
- 2 2.1 (tema, asunto) subject los libros están ordenados por materias the books are arranged according to subject en materia jurídica es un experto he's an expert on legal matters en materia de as regards, with regard to es un país muy avanzado en materia de sanidad it is a very advanced country in terms of o with regard to o as regards health care entrar en materia, entró inmediatamente en materia he went straight into the subject, he got straight to the point 2.2 (material) material aquí hay materia para hacer un estudio muy completo there is enough material here to do an in-depth study 2.3 (especialmente América Latina/especially Latin America) (asignatura) subject
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