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adjective man-made pronunciation in British English
  1. something that is man-made has been made by people and does not exist naturally. Some people avoid using this word because they think it is offensive to women, and they use manufactured instead

    Rayon is a man-made fibre.

    a man-made lake

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when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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