Lean manufacturing today means spending a lot of money buying parts, materials, and services from other companies.
Hermitage asked for the return of the materials but was told they were in the custody Karpov.
So I contacted the library and one of the interns there was so helpful and gave me a list of all the materials that they had.
mid-14c., "real, ordinary; earthly, drawn from the material world;" a term in scholastic philosophy and theology, from Old French material, materiel (14c.) and directly from Late Latin materialis (adj.) "of or belonging to matter," from Latin materia "matter, stuff, wood, timber" (see matter). From late 14c. as "made of matter, having material existence; material, physical, substantial;" from late 15c. as "important, relevant."
late 14c., "substance, matter from which a thing is made," from material (adj.).