plural -s
southern Africa : a mining concession
especially : one by the government to the owner of the surface concerned
southern Africa : a landowner's mining location covering one tenth of the surface leased to the government

Word History


Afrikaans, from myn mine + pacht lease

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“Mynpacht.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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