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    Exclamation to be the substance of

    Hi,

    Is it an idiom? regarding to the words written below:

    Often, the development of a new display method may be the substance of a particularresearch project.

    what does "substance" mean in this sentence?

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    Re: to be the substance of

    The mean "subject."

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    Re: to be the substance of

    Quote Originally Posted by Sepmre View Post
    Hi,

    Is it an idiom? regarding to the words written below:

    Often, the development of a new display method may be the substance of a particularresearch project.

    what does "substance" mean in this sentence?

    Thanks
    For me, it means "the most important part".

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