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natural resourcesnoun [plural]

uk   us  
things such as ​minerals, ​forests, ​coal, etc. that ​exist in a ​place and can be used by ​people: Some ​naturalresources, such as ​naturalgas and ​fossilfuel, cannot be ​replaced.
(Definition of natural resources from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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natural resourcesnoun [plural]

uk   us   NATURAL RESOURCES
oil, ​minerals, forests, etc. that exist in a ​place and that have ​economicvalue to a country: The ​region is rich in ​naturalresources but has suffered from ​years of under ​investment. abundant/​richnaturalresources dwindling/​scarcenaturalresources conserve/preserve/​protectnaturalresources deplete/​exploitnaturalresources
(Definition of natural resources from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “natural resources”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自然资源…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天然資源…
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