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raw talent

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishraw talentraw talentsomeone with raw talent is naturally good at something, but has not developed their ability yet He has the raw talent to become a star. raw
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raw talentAs a result, agents are becoming even more cagey about developing raw talent.But although graft is indispensable, it is no replacement for raw talent.It's a raw talent but she knows how to use it and she's unafraid.He has such a natural raw talent it would be a waste to keep him hanging on.Now he has channelled that aggression and raw talent to produce a golden combination of motivation and power.She was not a great trainer, but her raw talent was undeniable.
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