Definitions for "Hunter-gatherers"
People who get their food by gathering edible wild plants and other materials and by hunting wild animals and fish. Compare agricultural revolution, environmental revolution, industrial revolution, information and globalization revolution.
(HUNT·er-GATH·er·ers). A society that depends on hunting animals and gathering vegetation for subsistence.
A term applied to people whose diet is based on hunting, fishing, and gathering, as opposed to domesticating animals or plants.