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unnatural

adjective uk   /ʌnˈnætʃ.ər.əl/ us    /-ɚ-/
B2 not natural
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adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Translations of “unnatural”
in Korean 비정상적인…
in Arabic غَيْر طَبيعي…
in French anormal…
in Turkish anormal, tuhaf, garip…
in Italian anormale, innaturale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不自然的, 勉強的, 反常的…
in Russian неестественный…
in Polish nienaturalny…
in Spanish antinatural, anormal…
in Portuguese anormal…
in German unnatürlich…
in Catalan antinatural, anòmal…
in Japanese 不自然な, 異常な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不自然的, 勉强的, 反常的…
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