preagricultural

adjective
pre·​ag·​ri·​cul·​tur·​al | \ ˌprē-ˌa-gri-ˈkəl-ch(ə-)rəl How to pronounce preagricultural (audio) \
variants: or pre-agricultural

Definition of preagricultural

: existing or occurring before the practice of agriculture preagricultural times a preagricultural hunter-gatherer society

First Known Use of preagricultural

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Preagricultural.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preagricultural. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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