Immateriality Im`ma*te`ri*al"i*ty, n.; pl. {Immaterialities}. [Cf. F. immat['e]rialit['e].] The state or quality of being immaterial or incorporeal; as, the immateriality of the soul. [1913 Webster]

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  • immateriality — I noun inconsequence, in corporeality, inessentiality, insignificance, insubstantiality, insufficiency, intangibility, irrelevance, irrelevancy, lack of depth, lack of substance, lightness, meagerness, nonessentiality, other worldliness,… …   Law dictionary

  • Immateriality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Immateriality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 immateriality immateriality immaterialness Sgm: N 1 incorporeity incorporeity spirituality Sgm: N 1 inextension inextension Sgm: N 1 astral plane astral plane GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • immateriality — immaterial ► ADJECTIVE 1) unimportant under the circumstances; irrelevant. 2) spiritual rather than physical. DERIVATIVES immateriality noun …   English terms dictionary

  • immateriality — noun (plural ties) Date: 1570 1. the quality or state of being immaterial 2. something immaterial …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • immateriality — /im euh tear ee al i tee/, n., pl. immaterialities for 2. 1. state or character of being immaterial. 2. something immaterial. [1560 70; IMMATERIAL + ITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • immateriality — noun the state of being immaterial …   Wiktionary

  • immateriality — Synonyms and related words: Masan, Prospero, airiness, airy nothing, apparition, appearance, astral, astral spirit, banshee, bodilessness, concealment, control, delusiveness, departed spirit, disappearance, disassociation, disconnection,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • immateriality — n. quality of being unworldly; something not physical; unimportance, quality of being inconsequential …   English contemporary dictionary

  • immateriality — n.; (also immaterialness) Spirituality, incorporeity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • immateriality — im·materiality …   English syllables

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