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nature lover Line breaks: na¦ture lover

Definition of nature lover in English:

noun

A person who enjoys spending time in the countryside and observing wild animals and plants.
Example sentences
  • Mobile technology will allow nature lovers to take their electronic nature library with them to their favorite nature area.
  • For Italian nature lovers, a walk in the woods often has a practical purpose.
  • For more than a century, nature lovers believed that preserving the wild meant keeping people out.

Derivatives

nature-loving

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adjective
Example sentences
  • If you're the nature-loving type, there are the central volcanoes and the National Park in the west.
  • For many years, parties of children, student teachers, musicians, climbers, or simply nature-loving friends, were invited to share the joys of his simple retreat.
  • You'll find this a delightful store, and literally jam-packed with unique gifts for your favorite gardening or nature-loving friends.

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