live off the land

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Definition of live off the land

: to get food by farming, hunting, etc.

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“Live off the land.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/live%20off%20the%20land. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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