Mattering
Matter Mat"ter, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Mattered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Mattering}.] 1. To be of importance; to import; to signify. [1913 Webster]

It matters not how they were called. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

2. To form pus or matter, as an abscess; to maturate. [R.] ``Each slight sore mattereth.'' --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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