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 for man-made
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  man-made \man-made\ adj.
     Not of natural origin; prepared or made by humans;
     artificial; of substances, made by chemical reaction rather
     than extracted from a natural source; as, man-made fibers;
     man-made gems. Opposed to natural.
     Syn: semisynthetic, synthetic.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: not of natural origin; prepared or made artificially;
             "man-made fibers"; "synthetic leather" [syn: man-made,
             semisynthetic, synthetic]

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