Definition of hunter–gatherer
: a member of a culture in which food is obtained by hunting, fishing, and foraging rather than by agriculture or animal husbandry
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HUNTER–GATHERER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hunter–gatherer for English Language Learners
: a member of a culture in which people hunt animals and look for plants to eat instead of growing crops and raising animals
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