What does natural science mean?

Definitions for natural science

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. natural science(noun)

    the sciences involved in the study of the physical world and its phenomena


  1. natural science(Noun)

    A science involved in studying phenomena or laws of the physical world; a general term of physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, and so on.


  1. Natural science

    The natural sciences are those branches of science that seek to elucidate the rules that govern the natural world through scientific methods. The term "natural science" is used to distinguish the subject from the social sciences, which apply the scientific method to study human behavior and social patterns; the humanities, which use a critical or analytical approach to study the human condition; and the formal sciences such as mathematics and logic, which use an a priori, as opposed to factual methodology to study formal systems.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of natural science in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of natural science in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. von Weizsacker:

    Nature is earlier than man, but man is earlier than natural science.

  2. Karl Marx:

    Natural science will in time incorporate into itself the science of man, just as the science of man will incorporate into itself natural science: there will be one science.

Images & Illustrations of natural science

  1. natural sciencenatural sciencenatural science

Translations for natural science

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • přírodní vědaCzech
  • NaturwissenschaftGerman
  • ciencia naturalSpanish
  • luonnontiedeFinnish
  • sciences de la nature, sciences naturellesFrench
  • प्राकृतिक विज्ञानHindi
  • természettudományHungarian
  • 自然科学Japanese
  • 自然科學, 자연과학Korean
  • natuurwetenschapDutch
  • știința naturii, științe naturaleRomanian
  • естественные науки, природоведение, естествознаниеRussian
  • naturvetenskapSwedish
  • قدرتی سائنسUrdu
  • 科學自然, khoa học tự nhiênVietnamese

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