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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ma·te·ri·el /məˌtɪriˈɛl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ma·té·ri·el n.  Those objects in a complex system which constitute the materials, or instruments employed, in distinction from the personnel, or men; for example, the buildings, libraries, and apparatus of a college, in distinction from its officers; -- used in a collective sense.
 2. Specifically: Military The arms, munitions, baggage, equipment, provisions, etc., of an army.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : equipment and supplies of a military force [syn: equipage]