1. by artificial means not according to nature; not by natural means
  2. artificial joint a metal or plastic part that is surgically implanted to replace a natural joint (possibly elbow or wrist but usually hip or knee)
  3. artificial heart a pump that replaces the natural heart
  4. superficial of, affecting, or being on or near the surface
  5. artificial contrived by art rather than nature
  6. artificial horizon a navigational instrument based on a gyroscope
  7. artificial lake lake used to store water for community use
  8. artificial skin a synthetic covering with two layers used experimentally to treat burn victims
  9. pridefulness a feeling of self-respect and personal worth
  10. artificial kidney a machine that uses dialysis to remove impurities and waste products from the bloodstream before returning the blood to the patient's body
  11. artificial blood a liquid that can carry large amounts of oxygen and can serve as a temporary substitute for blood
  12. artificiality the quality of being produced by people and not occurring naturally
  13. artificially not according to nature; not by natural means
  14. board of appeals a board of officials that are not judicial but are appointed to hear appeals
  15. artificial language a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose
  16. burdensomeness unwelcome burdensome difficulty
  17. artificial flower a handmade imitation of a blossom
  18. board of selectmen a board of officials elected to administer the public business of a New England town
  19. by all means definitely or certainly
  20. artificial intelligence the branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively