One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Events or processes which are normal and to be expected.‘each man would, in the course of nature, have his private opinions’
- ‘If this project is carried out on a large scale, it will add up to a massive amount of human alteration of the course of nature.’
- ‘I never thought we needed it but it has changed the course of nature.’
- ‘As a result of this tampering with the course of nature, water has entered several residential colonies, forcing the people to stay indoors, during the last spell of rain, he adds.’
- ‘That the earth was created due to a huge cosmic explosion and life evolved by the course of nature.’
- ‘Usually she accepted the course of nature, but giant slugs she didn't consider natural.’
- ‘I would say that the course of nature dictates, all right?’
- ‘Are they to rely on the course of nature - an uncontrollable voice and unexpected hair growth to be the only sign of impending adulthood?’
- ‘No causal study could rule out the possibility that its results were not due directly it interfering with the course of nature.’
- ‘For this reason, Ockham shifted emphasis on simplicity from the course of nature to theories which are formulated about it.’
- ‘First, on account of the variation in the course of nature, on which we marvel.’
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