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natural resource

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnatural resourceˌnatural reˈsource / $ ˌ... ˈ../ noun [countable usually plural]  things that exist in nature and can be used by people, for example oil, trees etc a country with abundant natural resources
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natural resourceA major project is under way to reintroduce the waterwheel and turbine in order to harness this great natural resource once again.Water power is our country's most important natural resource.Cambodia is very rich in natural resources.
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