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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unnatural  \Un*nat"u*ral\  (?;  135),  a. 
  Not  natural;  contrary,  or  not  conforming,  to  the  order  of 
  nature;  being  without  natural  traits;  as  unnatural  crimes. 
 
  Syn:  See  {Factitious}.  --  {Un*nat"u*ral*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Un*nat"u*ral*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unnatural 
  adj  1:  not  in  accordance  with  or  determined  by  nature;  contrary  to 
  nature;  "an  unnatural  death";  "the  child's  unnatural 
  interest  in  death"  [ant:  {natural}] 
  2:  speaking  or  behaving  in  an  artificial  way  to  make  an 
  impression  [syn:  {affected}]  [ant:  {unaffected}] 
  3:  distorted  and  unnatural  in  shape  or  size;  abnormal  and 
  hideous;  "tales  of  grotesque  serpents  eight  fathoms  long 
  that  churned  the  seas";  "twisted  into  monstrous  shapes" 
  [syn:  {grotesque},  {monstrous}] 




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