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synonyms for lusus naturae

  • behemoth
  • freak
  • giant
  • whale
  • beast
  • brute
  • centaur
  • colossus
  • leviathan
  • mammoth
  • monstrosity
  • mutant
  • phoenix
See also synonyms for: lusus naturaes

antonyms for lusus naturae

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  • angel
  • god
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How to use lusus naturae in a sentence

De secretis operibus artis et naturae, et de nullitate magiae, p. 533 (Brewer).
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
I chanced to possess an abridgement of the "Biblia naturae," the masterly work of the father of insect anatomy.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
Supremum autem naturae inferioris attingitur a natura superiori.
THE CATHOLIC WORLD; VOL. IV.; OCTOBER, 1866, TO MARCH, 1867.E. RAMEUR
If there is in fact no such, he is, in his high attainment, almost a lusus naturae.
THE BROTHERS' WARJOHN CALVIN REED
In 1750 followed his "Institutiones juris naturae et gentium."
INTERNATIONAL LAW. A TREATISE. VOLUME I (OF 2)LASSA FRANCIS OPPENHEIM
It should be observed that many writers maintain that the phrase should be notiora natura; others, notiora naturae.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
They do not use table-cloths nor towels; they are more natural than neat (naturae magis student quam nitori).
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN (VOLUME I OF II)CHARLES CREIGHTON
Quid si pueris, quod neglecto dispectu officiorum, ad lusus et ineptos qualium jocos spectent?
LECTURES ON THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE HUMAN MIND (VOL. 1 OF 3)THOMAS BROWN
Existimat autem non fuisse hoc principale naturae consilium, ut faceret homines morbis obnoxios.
THEODICYG. W. LEIBNIZ
Nunquam enim hoc convenisse naturae auctori parentique rerum omnium bonarum.
THEODICYG. W. LEIBNIZ
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LUSUS NATURAE

  • beast
  • behemoth
  • brute
  • centaur
  • colossus
  • freak
  • giant
  • leviathan
  • lusus naturae
  • mammoth
  • monstrosity
  • mutant
  • phoenix
  • whale
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