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hunter-gatherers

noun
plural of hunter-gatherer

Synonyms of hunter-gatherers

a member of a culture in which people hunt animals and look for plants to eat instead of growing crops and raising animals
  • a tribe of hunter-gatherers

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for hunter-gatherers

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for hunter-gatherers

  • nonhunters
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“Hunter-gatherers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hunter-gatherers. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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