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In the context of mathematics education, a natural proof is a proof that contains no ad hoc constructions, instead being a series of obvious steps that leaves one thinking one could have discovered the proof oneself.

This sense of natural proof should not be confused with wikipedia:Natural proof from computational complexity theory.

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