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the natural sciencesnoun [plural]

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subjects such as ​biology, ​physics, and ​chemistry in which things that can be ​seen in ​nature are ​studied
(Definition of the natural sciences from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the natural sciences”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自然科学(如生物、物理和化学)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自然科學(如生物、物理和化學)…
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