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Difference between Acquirement, Acquisition, Attainment and Accomplishment

Difference between Citizen of nature and Natural citizen

citizen of naturea human being as an integral part of the natural world (knowing no boundaries created by men):

  • The laws of nature defined his natural rights and made him, as it were, a citizen of nature.

natural citizen —(also: natural-born citizen) a person born in the country and having the legal status of citizen:

  • I think a true American is one who is a natural citizen.

Note: The expression is not equivalent in meaning to the phrase naturalized citizen—an immigrant from another country who has become a citizen:

  • Mr. Johnson is a naturalized citizen of the United States, but a native of England.