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naturally

adverb
 
 
/ˈnætʃərəli/
AS EXPECTED B2 as you would expect: Naturally, he was very disappointed.Habitual and customary
NORMALLY B2 in a normal way: Relax and try to behave naturally.Habitual and customary
FROM BIRTH having been born with a characteristic: naturally aggressive/funny/slimInnate and congenitalGenetics
NATURE Something that exists or happens naturally is part of nature and not made or done by people: Organic tomatoes are grown naturally without chemical fertilizers. I hope I'll die naturally in my sleep.Natural and artificial
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