serial rights

plural noun

Definition of serial rights

: a right created by a copyright to publish a manuscript or artistic work or production separately as a serial in a periodical

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First Known Use of serial rights

1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for serial rights

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The first known use of serial rights was in 1879

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“Serial rights.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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