Meaning of MATÉRIEL in English



or ma·te·ri·el mə|tirēˈel, ma|-, -tēr-

( -s )

Etymology: French matériel, from matériel, adjective, material, from Middle French materiel — more at material

: the equipment, apparatus, and supplies used by an organization or institution or required in some work or enterprise ; especially : military equipment, apparatus, and supplies (as guns, ammunition, clothing) — distinguished from personnel

Synonyms: see equipment

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