- noun a physical substance
- noun a subject for discussion, concern or action
- noun the main section of text on a page as opposed to titles or headlines
- Anything which has a mass and occupies space. This ranges from subatomic particles through celestial bodies. Matter is understood to exist in five states, which are solid, liquid, gas, plasma, and Bose-Einstein condensates, although there may be others.
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- noun a situation that you have to deal with