Meaning of “nature” - Learner’s Dictionary

nature

noun uk us /ˈneɪtʃər/
PLANTS AND ANIMALS [ U ]

A2 all the plants, creatures, substances, and forces that exist in the universe, which are not made by people:

the laws of nature
I like to get out and enjoy nature.
a nature trail
CHARACTER [ no plural ]

B2 someone's character:

I didn't think it was in his nature to behave like that.
TYPE [ no plural ] formal

type:

What exactly is the nature of your business?
I don't like hunting and things of that nature.
→ See also human nature , second nature

(Definition of “nature” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)