Matterless Mat"ter*less, a. 1. Not being, or having, matter; as, matterless spirits. --Davies (Wit's Pilgr.). [1913 Webster]

2. Unimportant; immaterial. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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