man-made

adjective
\ ˈman-ˈmād How to pronounce man-made (audio) , -ˌmād \

Definition of man-made

: manufactured, created, or constructed by human beings specifically : synthetic man-made fibers

First Known Use of man-made

1615, in the meaning defined above

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“Man-made.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/man-made. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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man-made

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of man-made

: made by people rather than by nature

man-made

adjective
\ ˈman-ˈmād \

Kids Definition of man-made

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

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