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English definition of “nature”

nature

noun [C or U] (CHARACTER)    /ˈneɪ.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
B2 a person's character: As a child, Juliana had a very sensitive nature. [+ to infinitive] It's not really in her nature to be aggressive. He is by nature inclined to be rather lazy.Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
(Definition of nature noun (CHARACTER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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