Definitions

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  • adj. Opposed to or against nature; unnatural.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Opposed to or against nature; unnatural.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Opposed to nature.

Etymologies

contra- +‎ natural. Compare counternatural. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But I soon felt, that human nature itself fought up against this wilful resignation of intellect; and as soon did I find, that the scheme, taken with all its consequences and cleared of all inconsistencies, was not less impracticable than contranatural.

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