The judicial procedures where someone statements and secures the ability to a mine that he has actually discovered, or one the subject that happens to be lost or forfeited because of the neglect associated with owner working it or by their having broken the mining-ordinances.
A similar judicial proceeding through which waste or abandoned lands are preëmpted.
In Mexico and Spanish America:
The judicial procedures by which an individual claims and secures the right to a mine that he has found, or one the name to which has been lost or forfeited by the neglect of this owner to the office it or by his having violated the mining-ordinances.
A similar judicial proceeding by which waste or abandoned lands may be preëmpted.