from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A material source of wealth, such as timber, fresh water, or a mineral deposit, that occurs in a natural state and has economic value.
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- n. Any source of wealth that occurs naturally, especially minerals, fossil fuels, timber, etc.
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- n. resources (actual and potential) supplied by nature
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