natura non facit saltum

Latin phrase
na·​tu·​ra non fa·​cit sal·​tum | \nä-ˈtü-rä-ˌnōn-ˌfä-kit-ˈsäl-ˌtu̇m \

Definition of natura non facit saltum 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: nature makes no leap : in nature, things change gradually

in rerum natura

adverb
in re·​rum na·​tu·​ra | \-ˈrārəmnəˈtu̇rə, -ˈrēr-\

Definition of in rerum natura (Entry 2 of 2)

: in the nature of things in the world of nature as distinguished from the world of human beings : in the realm of material things they do not signify anything in rerum natura— R. F. McRae

History and Etymology for natura non facit saltum

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