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Meaning of “second nature” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of second nature from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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second naturenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsek·ənd ˈneɪ·tʃər/
something that is so ​familiar that it is done without having to ​think about it: Using the ​computer is second nature to me now.
(Definition of second nature from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “second nature”
in Chinese (Simplified) 第二天性, 习性…
in Turkish meleke, kazanılmış yeti…
in Russian что-либо естественное, привычное…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第二天性, 習性…
in Polish druga natura…
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