man–made

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adjective \ˈman-ˈmād, -ˌmād\

Definition of man–made

  1. :  manufactured, created, or constructed by human beings; specifically :  synthetic man–made fibers

1615

First Known Use of man–made

1615


MAN–MADE Defined for English Language Learners

man–made

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adjective \ˈman-ˈmād, -ˌmād\

Definition of man–made for English Language Learners

  • : made by people rather than by nature


MAN–MADE Defined for Kids

man–made

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adjective \ˈman-ˈmād\

Definition of man–made for Students

  1. :  made by people rather than nature a man-made lake


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