Mother Nature


Mother Nature
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Mother Nature is sometimes used to refer to nature, especially when it is being considered as a force that affects human beings.

The gardener is convinced he can improve on Mother Nature's rather casual attitude to the plant kingdom.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • Mother Nature — For other uses, see Mother Earth. Mother Nature (sometimes known as Mother Earth) is a common personification of nature that focuses on the life giving and nurturing aspects of nature by embodying it in the form of the mother. Images of women… …   Wikipedia

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  • Mother Nature — UK / US used for referring to nature and natural forces We hope Mother Nature will save the crops by bringing rain …   English dictionary

  • Mother Nature — the force that controls the natural world. Look at those trees blown down in the storm. Just shows you what Mother Nature can do when she gets angry …   New idioms dictionary


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