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.
Within the enclosure, men sit on dirty couches, either improvised out of other materials or actual literal couches.
Where once a few strong columns could hold up the weight of the world, today we need a dynamic mix of materials and structures.
A near-by squad was making baskets, using a variety of materials.
There has been staggering loss of life and measureless wastage of materials.
It is to his candour, indeed, that we owe our materials for criticising his own proceedings.
Mention some of the materials that may be put into the stock pot.
From now on materials could be cut in the water and easily floated.
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.).