plural of nature

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1 the set of qualities that makes a person, a group of people, or a thing different from others
  • it was the grotesque nature of his stories that made them a challenge to get published in mainstream magazines
  • her nature was such that lying was never an option for her
  • the stoic nature of that family enables them to endure one calamity after another

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2 a number of persons or things that are grouped together because they have something in common
  • group together anything round: buttons, lids, coins, and other things of that nature

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4 the quality or qualities that make a thing what it is
  • some artists maintain that color, light, and shadow are the very nature of painting

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5 the whole body of things observed or assumed
  • the belief that all of nature is controlled by an unseen Supreme Being

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“Natures.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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