natural resource

noun

Definition of natural resource

  1. 1 natural resources plural :  industrial materials and capacities (as mineral deposits and waterpower) supplied by nature

  2. 2 :  resource 1b, c

1776

First Known Use of natural resource

1776

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NATURAL RESOURCE Defined for Kids

natural resource

noun

Definition of natural resource for Students

  1. :  something (as water, a mineral, forest, or kind of animal) that is found in nature and is valuable to humans


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