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Immaterial

Describing any circumstance or outcome of little to no importance. For example, a price movement in a stock of a single penny one way or another is almost always immaterial to the company's continued operations.

immaterial

Of so little importance or relevance as to have no significant impact on an outcome. For example, a firm may be engaged in a lawsuit involving such an insignificant amount of money that the lawsuit's outcome will not appreciably affect the firm. Thus, the lawsuit and its potential results are immaterial to the preparation of the firm's financial statements. Compare material.
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While Mill leaves the source of inspiration in the mind of the poet, EBB suggests that there is an external and immaterial force that calls on the poet to write.
Similarly, regarding what is called 'cultural capitalism,' which should really be seen as a component of the immaterial paradigm, Slavoj Zizek (2004) has written that 'material objects are increasingly there simply to serve as props for .
The concept of immaterial labour, the lynchpin for the book's central argument, is unsound and cannot bear the explanatory and political burden placed on it.
Another cause of the November restatements was that Enron included $51 million of audit adjustments passed in 1997 as immaterial.
Beneath them came more or less solid material substances--metals, plants, vapors, and so forth (associated with the moon, Mercury, and Venus)--while above them ranged immaterial psychic phenomena: conceptions of the imagination (Mars), the deliberations of reason (Jupiter), and intuitive understanding (Saturn).
58 precludes report modification for a change producing an immaterial effect.
The fact that the warranty was given in good faith or that the seller was innocent or non-negligent in causing the breach is immaterial.
This provides insight into the similarities and differences between general production and artistic production in the new era of immaterial labor, and he then argues that an imaginative or expressive act's translation from singular invention to communal experience to common action defines artistic beauty in this era.
Errors in the company's books and records that are less than this amount are considered immaterial and do not require financial statement adjustments to obtain an unqualified audit opinion.
3121(a)-1(d), the basis on which an employer pays remuneration generally is immaterial in determining whether the remuneration constitutes wages.
SAS 89, Audit Adjustments, requires that a summary of uncorrected misstatements be included in or attached to management's representation letter, and that the independent auditor inform the audit committee about uncorrected misstatements aggregated by the auditor during the current engagement and pertaining to the latest period presented that were determined by management to be immaterial -- both individually and in the aggregate -- to the financial statements taken as a whole.
IMMATERIAL (6-1) got the better of a thrilling three-horse battle on the line to land the opening Q Associates Juvenile Novices' Hurdle at Newbury yesterday.