extralateral

[ ek-struh-lat-er-uh l ]
/ ˌɛk strəˈlæt ər əl /

adjective

of or relating to the right of a mine owner to the vein or lode of an ore when it extends under an adjacent mining property.

Origin of extralateral

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for extralateral

  • In the United States there is a wide use of geologists as witnesses in litigation affecting "extralateral rights."