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Noun1.naturalisation - the quality of being brought into conformity with nature
naturalness - the quality of being natural or based on natural principles; "he accepted the naturalness of death"; "the spontaneous naturalness of his manner"
2.naturalisation - the proceeding whereby a foreigner is granted citizenship
legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings - (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
3.naturalisation - the introduction of animals or plants to places where they flourish but are not indigenous
first appearance, introduction, debut, entry, launching, unveiling - the act of beginning something new; "they looked forward to the debut of their new product line"
4.naturalisation - changing the pronunciation of a borrowed word to agree with the borrowers' phonology; "the naturalization in English of many Italian words"
borrowing, adoption - the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source; "the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent"
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Natural Selection -- its power compared with man's selection -- its power on characters of trifling importance -- its power at all ages and on both sexes -- Sexual Selection -- On the generality of intercrosses between individuals of the same species -- Circumstances favourable and unfavourable to Natural Selection, namely, intercrossing, isolation, number of individuals -- Slow action -- Extinction caused by Natural Selection -- Divergence of Character, related to the diversity of inhabitants of any small area, and to naturalisation -- Action of Natural Selection, through Divergence of Character and Extinction, on the descendants from a common parent -- Explains the Grouping of all organic beings.
To this purpose, getting a kind of letter of naturalisation, I purchased as much land that was uncured as my money would reach, and formed a plan for my plantation and settlement; such a one as might be suitable to the stock which I proposed to myself to receive from England.
The Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs today got briefings from the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) on the 2016 local government elections and from the Director-General of the Department of Home Affairs, Mr Mkuseli Apleni, on the information received in relation to the Gupta familys early naturalisation at Parliament.
Summary: Mohammad Bin Zayed orders Naturalisation Departments across the country to give out "You Country, Your Responsibility" souvenirs
The Ministry of Interior (MoI), has discussed the operational performance indicators, as part of its strategy for the Naturalisation, Residency and Ports Affairs sector.
1) While Ah Sheung carried his Victorian naturalisation certificate with him, he failed the dictation test required under the Immigration Restriction Act 1901 (Cth).
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued an order to withdraw citizenship from six naturalised persons for committing acts posing threat to the State's security and safety, a source at the General Administration for Naturalisation, Residency and Ports Affairs, has stated.
NATURALISATION is a divisive word that should not be used in the National Dialogue, according to one of the participants.
The European Union's Court of Justice confirmed, on 2 March, that a member state may revoke the nationality granted to an EU citizen by naturalisation when the individual acquired it by fraud (Case C-135/08).
Summary: Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone Authority (RAK FTZA) announced its "Gold Sponsorship" of the Ramadan Bowling Championship organised by the Naturalisation and Residence Department in Ras Al Khaimah for the third year.
The first E-gate centre's inauguration ceremony was attended by Salma Hareb, CEO of Jafza and Economic Zones World, Major General Mohammad Al Marri, director of Dubai Naturalisation and Residency Department (DNRD), Fatma Salem, executive vice president, operations, among other Jafza and DNRD officials.
Young foreign nationals who were born or who have grown up here, and whose only difference from their Swiss contemporaries is their foreign passport, find such cumbersome naturalisation conditions frustrating and deterrent," the council said at the time.