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Meaning of “man-made” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of man-made from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"man-made" in American English

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man-madeadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmænˈmeɪd/
produced or ​developed by humans ​rather than coming ​directly from ​nature: man-made ​fibers
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"man-made" in Business English

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man-madeadjective

uk   /ˌmænˈmeɪd/  us   /ˈmænˌmeɪd/
made by ​people, rather than existing naturally: man-made ​fibres
(Definition of man-made from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “man-made”
in Arabic مِن صُنْع الإنْسان…
in Korean 인공의…
in Portuguese artificial…
in Catalan artificial, sintètic…
in Japanese 人造の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人造的, 合成的, 人为的…
in Turkish insan yapısı, kul yapımı, yapay…
in Russian искусственный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人造的, 合成的, 人為的…
in Italian artificiale…
in Polish sztuczny…
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