contra naturam

Latin phrase

con·​tra na·​tu·​ram ˌkȯn-trä-nä-ˈtu̇r-äm How to pronounce contra naturam (audio)
: against nature : not in accordance with the natural order or with religiously sanctioned normality compare secundum naturam

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“Contra naturam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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