Mineral Rights

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Definition: Mineral Rights



What is the dictionary definition of Mineral Rights?

Dictionary Definition


An ownership interest in the minerals contained in a particular parcel of land, with or without ownership of the surface of the land. The owner of mineral rights is usually entitled to either take the minerals from the land himself or receive a royalty from the party that actually extracts the minerals.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Mineral Rights are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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