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. artificial horizon a navigational instrument based on a gyroscope
  5. artificial lake lake used to store water for community use
  6. artificial skin a synthetic covering with two layers used experimentally to treat burn victims
  7. 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
  8. pridefulness a feeling of self-respect and personal worth
  9. artificial blood a liquid that can carry large amounts of oxygen and can serve as a temporary substitute for blood
  10. board of appeals a board of officials that are not judicial but are appointed to hear appeals
  11. artificiality the quality of being produced by people and not occurring naturally
  12. artificial language a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose
  13. artificially not according to nature; not by natural means
  14. burdensomeness unwelcome burdensome difficulty
  15. artificial contrived by art rather than nature
  16. artificial flower a handmade imitation of a blossom
  17. Pholiota flammans a fungus with a yellow cap covered with fine scales as is the stalk
  18. board of selectmen a board of officials elected to administer the public business of a New England town
  19. artificial pacemaker an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker
  20. broth of a man an outstanding person

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