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artificial
used in Romeo and Juliet

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Definition
made by humans — often to replace something that can be found in nature
  •   And private in his chamber pens himself,
      Shuts up his windows, locks fair daylight out.
      And makes himself an artificial night.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A public place (58% in)
artificial = not natural
There are no more uses of "artificial" in Romeo and Juliet.

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