Reference > Roget’s > International Thesaurus > 316. Materiality.
Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class III. Words Relating to Matter
Section I. Matter in General
4. Motion with Reference to Direction
316. Materiality.
NOUN:MATERIALITY, materialness; corporeity, corporality; substantiality, substantialness, materialization, material existence, incarnation, flesh and blood, plenum; physical condition.
  MATTER, body, substance, brute matter, protoplasm, plasma, stuff, element, principle, parenchyma, material, substratum, hyle, corpus [L.], pabulum; frame.
  object, article, thing, something; still life; stocks and stones; matériel [F.]; materials [See Materials].
  [SCIENCE OF MATTER] physics; somatology, somatics; natural -, experimental- philosophy; physicism; physical science, philosophie positive [F.], materialism, hylism, hylicism, hylotheism, somatism, substantialism.
  MATERIALIST; physicist; somatologist, somatist, corporealist [rare], hylicist, hylotheist, substantialist.
VERB:MATERIALIZE, incorporate, substantiate, substantialize, insubstantiate [rare], incorporate, embody, incarnate, corporify [obs.].
ADJECTIVE:MATERIAL, bodily; corporeal, corporal; physical; somatic, somatoscopic; mundane (terrestrial) [See World]; sensible, tangible, ponderable, palpable, substantial, somatologic or somatological; embodied, fleshly.
  neuter, unspiritual, materialistic or materialistical, hylic, hylotheistic or hylotheistical, parenchymatous.
  OBJECTIVE, impersonal, nonsubjective.
  1. And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us.—Bible
  2. This muddy vesture of decay.—Merchant of Venice



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