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Nature-nurture controversy

A traditional and long-standing disagreement over whether heredity or environment is more important in the development of living things, especially human beings.


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  • Nature preserve

    noun a piece of land protected and managed to preserve its flora and fauna; also called nature reserve

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    noun See nature preserve

  • Nature reserve

    noun 1. an area of land that is protected and managed in order to preserve a particular type of habitat and its flora and fauna which are often rare or endangered noun See nature preserve

  • Nature strip

    noun 1. (Austral, informal) a grass strip in front of a house between a fence or footpath and a roadway

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