let nature take its course Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “let nature take its course” in the English Dictionary

"let nature take its course" in British English

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let nature take its course

to ​allow someone or something to ​live or ​dienaturally: He could be ​keptaliveartificially, but I ​think it would be ​kinder to ​let nature take ​itscourse.
(Definition of let nature take its course from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"let nature take its course" in American English

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let nature take its course

to ​allow something to ​happennaturally: Usually the Park ​Serviceletsnature take ​itscourse and does not ​replacedeadtrees.
(Definition of let nature take its course from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “let nature take its course”
in Chinese (Simplified) 任由自生自灭,顺其自然…
in Chinese (Traditional) 任由自生自滅,順其自然…
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