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Immaterial definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

IMMATE'RIAL, a.
1. Incorporeal; not material; not consisting of matter; as immaterial spirits. The mind or soul is immaterial.
2. Unimportant; without weight; not material; of no essential consequence.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of no importance or relevance especially to a law case; "an objection that is immaterial after the fact" [ant: material]
2: without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit" [syn: incorporeal, immaterial] [ant: corporeal, material]
3: not consisting of matter; "immaterial apparitions"; "ghosts and other immaterial entities" [syn: immaterial, nonmaterial] [ant: material]
4: not pertinent to the matter under consideration; "an issue extraneous to the debate"; "the price was immaterial"; "mentioned several impertinent facts before finally coming to the point" [syn: extraneous, immaterial, impertinent, orthogonal]
5: (often followed by `to') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other; "whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial (or indifferent)"; "what others think is altogether indifferent to him" [syn: immaterial, indifferent]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Middle English immaterial, from Late Latin immaterialis, from Latin in- + Late Latin materialis material Date: 14th century 1. not consisting of matter ; incorporeal 2. of no substantial consequence ; unimportant

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 of no essential consequence; unimportant. 2 not material; incorporeal. Derivatives: immateriality n. immaterialize v.tr. (also -ise). immaterially adv. Etymology: ME f. LL immaterialis (as IN-(1), MATERIAL)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Immaterial Im`ma*te"ri*al ([i^]m`m[.a]*t[=e]"r[i^]*al), a. [Pref. im- not + material: cf. F. immat['e]riel.] 1. Not consisting of matter; incorporeal; spiritual; disembodied. Angels are spirits immaterial and intellectual. --Hooker. 2. Of no substantial consequence; without weight or significance; unimportant; as, it is wholly immaterial whether he does so or not. Syn: Unimportant; inconsequential; insignificant; inconsiderable; trifling.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you say that something is immaterial, you mean that it is not important or not relevant. Whether we like him or not is immaterial. = irrelevant ADJ: v-link ADJ

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Incorporeal, unbodied, unfleshly, spiritual, supersensible. 2. Unimportant, insignificant, unessential, non-essential, of no importance, of no consequence.

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