Definition of natural language
1 : a language that is the native speech of a people (as English, Tamil, Samoan) — compare artificial language
2 : the language of ordinary speaking and writing fundamental problems of artificial intelligence—teaching computers to understand natural languages, such as English— Roger Draper
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