Mineral Rights

Business, Legal & Accounting Glossary

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.

Cite Term

To help you cite our definitions in your bibliography, here is the proper citation layout for the three major formatting styles, with all of the relevant information filled in.

Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Mineral Rights. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. August 04, 2021 https://payrollheaven.com/define/mineral-rights/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Mineral Rights. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/mineral-rights/ (accessed: August 04, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Mineral Rights. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved August 04, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/mineral-rights/

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

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd April, 2020 | 0 Views.