1. [ noun ] an appearance in bodily form (as of a ghost)
Synonyms: manifestation materialisation
Related terms: appearance manifest
2. [ noun ] the process of coming into being; becoming reality
Synonyms: materialisation

"the materialization of her dream"

Related terms: natural_process happen
3. [ noun ] something that comes into existence as a result
Synonyms: offspring materialisation

"industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring" "this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts"

Related terms: consequence result happen
Similar spelling:   materialisation