Meaning of ARTIFICIAL in English


which is made by man, which is not a natural part of the body; artificial cartilage; artificial kidney; artificial lung; artificial leg

artificial insemination = introduction of semen into a woman's womb by artificial means

see also AID, AIH

artificial respiration = way of reviving someone who has stopped breathing (as by mouth-to-mouth resuscitation)

artificial ventilation = breathing which is assisted or controlled by a machine

English dictionary of medicine.      Английский словарь медицины.