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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. not according to nature; not by natural means;
- Example: "artificially induced conditions"
[syn: artificially, unnaturally, by artificial means]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Artificially \Ar`ti*fi"cial*ly\, adv. 1. In an artificial manner; by art, or skill and contrivance, not by nature. [1913 Webster] 2. Ingeniously; skillfully. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The spider's web, finely and artificially wrought. --Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 3. Craftily; artfully. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Sharp dissembled so artificially. --Bp. Burnet. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

artificially adv 1: not according to nature; not by natural means; "artificially induced conditions" [syn: artificially, unnaturally, by artificial means] [ant: naturally]