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naturalistic

adjective
variants: also naturalist

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closely resembling the object imitated
  • the movie's volcanic eruption is so naturalistic that it's easy to forget that it all came out of a computer

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The first known use of naturalistic was in 1838

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“Naturalistic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/naturalistic. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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