Denoting a people, tribe, or culture that has not developed agriculture as a means of subsistence.
- Palaeopathological and comparative studies show that health deteriorated in populations that adopted cereal agriculture, returning to pre-agricultural levels only in modern times.
- The common factors that dominate human evolution and produced homo sapiens were pre-agricultural.
- My article specifically discusses pre-agricultural people who made war and agriculturalists who did not.
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of preagricultural in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.