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greatly exceeding or departing from the normal course of nature

marked by unnaturalness, pretension, and often a slavish love of fads

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not in accordance with or determined by nature

not normal

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speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

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According to the prosecution, Munyau committed the unnatural act on Saturday night.
6 ( ANI ): A 13-year-old boy was brutally killed after an unnatural sex in Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha.
Any argument that the vegetarian lifestyle is unnatural fails because most people's diets are unnatural now anyways.
In narrative theory, the subfield of unnatural narratology has carved out a vocal and occasionally controversial space.
However, the fact is that unnatural narratology is a controversial topic as ever and "the picture is still not that clear" (Shen 483).
At the outset, then, I want to offer a brief summary of the "flavors" of "unnatural" poetics, and then examine how these variants might handle two examples not commonly chosen by unnatural theorists: a classic piece of science-metafiction, and a piece of popular literary fiction where the very term "unnatural" problematizes interpretation (it is for this reason that I have enclosed the term in scare-quotes thus far, a practice I will now discontinue, assuming its point made).
It was reported on Thursday that the collaboration is aimed at the distribution of Nagase's range of unnatural amino acids in North America.
Then Colin Vause's description of a town in decline which he rightly blames on that unnatural monster which was forced upon us in 1974 and which stole the name from the ancient Kirklees Estate.
Coroner's offices reportedly received around 3,000 bodies, mostly male, half of whom died due to unnatural causes, including suicide.
By combining the insights of Nurse, De Moya, Simonson and other scholars who write about Caribbean masculinities with literary theorists' ideas about unnatural narration and storytelling conventions that "draw attention to the way narratives are constructed and point to the desires that such constructions serve" (Richardson, 2011, p.
They go over unnatural stories and sequences, poetry of unnatural temporality, unnatural spaces narrative worlds, focalization on naturalizing and unnaturalizing reading, unnatural minds on the page, unnatural metalepsis, realism and the unnatural mimetic character narration, hypertext fiction, and the unnatural elements of narrative poetry.
There could be sudden and natural death but not sudden and unnatural death," said Dr Ajay Balachandran, a forensic expert.
Objective: This study was undertaken to describe the unnatural deaths and their causes in Peshawar and its suburbs.
They have been found guilty of gang rape, unnatural offences, destruction of evidence and for committing the murder of the helpless victim.