unnatural causes

plural noun

: causes other than old age or disease
deaths from unnatural causes

Examples of unnatural causes in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The second is unnatural causes, accidents or homicides. Jo Piazza, Peoplemag, 31 Mar. 2024 In 2014, there were 38 inmate deaths by unnatural causes. Perry Stein, Washington Post, 15 Feb. 2024

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“Unnatural causes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unnatural%20causes. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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