natural event

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n natural event an event that happens
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Usage

In literature:

They pray for health and success and both are but natural in the marching of events.
"The Wreck of the Titan" by Morgan Robertson
They were for him ultimately natural events which were to be forestalled.
"Psychology and Social Sanity" by Hugo Münsterberg
All events in the universe occur under the exclusive operation of natural laws, and there is no such thing as freedom.
"The World's Greatest Books--Volume 14--Philosophy and Economics" by Various
He practically anticipates the procession of natural events in the countless emergencies of his daily life.
"The Approach to Philosophy" by Ralph Barton Perry
For English travellers on the north side of the island are not very common, and I daresay we were something in the nature of an event.
"A Tramp's Notebook" by Morley Roberts
Naturally, they spoke of the events of the preceding day and night.
"Desert Conquest" by A. M. Chisholm
He could explain the event upon strict natural principles.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
Naturally, he asked twice the just value for it, and, as was now the commonly accepted course of events, Councillor Garnett supported him.
"Grey Town" by Gerald Baldwin
We should never lose our touch with the origins of men, events, notable achievements, outstanding products of nature.
"The Apple-Tree" by L. H. Bailey
Events of an unprecedented nature were taking place in the town, and it fell to his lot to cope with them.
"Werwolves" by Elliott O'Donnell
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In poetry:

Kind and impartial, nature's laws
No odious difference make.
But providence appears unkind;
Events are often hard.
This man, to principle untrue,
Denies me his regard.
"The Plaint Of King Yew's Forsaken Wife" by Confucius

In news:

Four out of five Americans believe in miracles, events for which there is no natural explanation, according to the Pew Research Center.
With two manufacturing facilities in North America, Nautel also has redundancy in manufacturing, which ensures steady production and repair capabilities even in the event of a natural disaster or other event sh...
It's rare to see a round in the 50s on a Sunday at a PGA Tour event, but at the Franklin Templeton Shootout it's only natural.
First aid provided to victims of a disaster, whether natural or manmade, has a lasting impact on the time it will take for victims to recover after an event.
The crowd mirrored the eclectic nature of the event.
Retzer Nature Center in Waukesha will host two events Saturday in celebration of Aldo Leopold and his teachings.
WITH war looming last March, I was looking for a tranquil, nature-oriented destination to escape hourly headlines about current events.
With today's escalation of hostilities between Hamas and the Israel Defense Forces, this report by the New York Times has been overshadowed, naturally, by events.
Greene County Parks and Trails is honoring the fall season with their Owl -O-Ween event this weekend a nod to nature with everything from hay rides to camp fires, and even owls .
Calvary Day rising junior Ryan Su is one of 80 teenagers selected by The First Tee is play in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an official Champions Tour event July 6-8.
A new study has found that YouTube is emerging as a major platform for news, one to which viewers increasingly turn for eyewitness videos in times of major events and natural disasters.
This site promotes the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's A Day in Pompeii exhibit by making an event that occurred nearly 2,000 years ago relevant to a modern audience.
PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, is an anxiety problem that develops in some people after extremely traumatic events, such as combat, crime, an accident or natural disaster.
Some groups are challenging the exclusive nature of Thursday's official events, coordinated by conservative Christians.
There are no events at Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve .
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In science:

There is an important and well studied effect in quantum theory that depends on the timings of the reduction events arising from the queries put to nature.
Quantum theory and the role of mind in nature
The so called super critical slowing down of dynamics in a first order phase transition has its origin in the nature of the canonical distribution: it peaks at two phases and the system switches from one to the other through a rare ‘interface event’ .
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
One divides space into blocks, constructs events of an appropriate nature on such blocks, having large probabilities, and then allows these events to combine across space.
The Random-Cluster Model
In our opinion, an appearance of these three clusters within one event is an effect of our selection procedure and does not have an astrophysical nature.
Nonlinear analysis of EAS clusters
The nature of the surface x = 1: In the Kerr case, x = 1(ρ = 0, |z | ≤ σ) surface is an event horizon.
An Investigation of the Tomimatsu-Sato Spacetime
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