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- adj. Against nature; unnatural.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Contrary to nature.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Contrary to nature.
In the case of supernatural and counternatural miracles, the occurrence itself is the sign; in the case of preternatural miracles, the whole set of circumstances is the sign.
At the same time, preternatural miracles would be harder to prove, qua miraculous, than a counternatural or supernatural miracle would be, because the evidence would always be circumstantial.
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