[nach-er-uh-lee, -uh l-lee, nach-ruh-lee, -ruh l-lee] /ˈnætʃ ər ə li, -əl li, ˈnætʃ rə li, -rəl li/
in a or normal manner.
by ; innately or inherently.
of course; as would be expected; needless to say.
in a natural or normal way
through nature; inherently; instinctively
adverb, sentence substitute
of course; surely
late 13c., “inherently, intrinsically, characteristically,” from natural + -ly (2). From late 14c. as “in accord with natural law;” also “normally; usually, expectedly; as a matter of course, consequently, understandably.” The notion is “as a natural result.” From early 15c. as “without artificial assistance, by a natural process.”
- Natural mutation
natural mutation n. See spontaneous mutation.
[nach-er-uh l, nach-ruh l] /ˈnætʃ ər əl, ˈnætʃ rəl/ adjective 1. existing in or formed by nature (opposed to ): a natural bridge. 2. based on the state of things in nature; constituted by nature: Growth is a natural process. 3. of or relating to nature or the universe: natural beauty. 4. of, relating to, […]
noun 1. a positive integer or zero. noun 1. any of the numbers 0,1,2,3,4,… that can be used to count the members of a set; the non-negative integers natural number A positive integer.
noun 1. .