One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Natural, innate character or quality; natural ability. Now rare.
2The state of nature; the natural, inborn way of behaving; naturalness.
3Mathematics. The state or property of a mathematical entity of being natural.
Late Middle English; earliest use found in Guy de Chauliac's Grande Chirurgie. From Middle French, French naturalité from post-classical Latin naturalitat-, naturalitas natural character (Tertullian, 3rd cent.), naturalness from classical Latin nātūrālis + -tās.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.