Royalty

  • 1royalty — roy·al·ty n pl ties 1: a right delegated (as to an individual or corporation) by a sovereign 2 a: a share of the profit or product reserved by the grantor esp. of an oil or mineral lease compare overriding royalty b: a payment made to an author… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2royalty — ⇒ROYALTY, IES, subst. fém. Gén. au plur. A. Redevance(s), ensemble de redevances dues, en échange d un droit d exploitation ou de passage, au propriétaire d un terrain, au gouvernement d un pays étranger par la société qui exploite un gisement… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3Royalty — Roy al*ty, n.; pl. {Royalties}. [OF. roialt[ e], royault[ e], F. royaut[ e]. See {Royal}, and cf. {Regality}.] 1. The state of being royal; the condition or quality of a royal person; kingship; kingly office; sovereignty. [1913 Webster] Royalty… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4Royalty — may refer to: * A royal family (by extension the ruling house of any monarchy, regardless of the title), or one or more of its members * Royalties, the payment made (originally to the licensing crown) for a concession of commercial value (e.g.… …

    Wikipedia

  • 5Royalty — (auch California S 26 oder Royalti) ist eine rote Rebsorte. Es handelt sich um eine Neuzüchtung des Jahres 1938 von Harold Olmo zwischen den Sorten Alicante Ganzin und Trousseau. Die Kreuzung erfolgte an der University of California in Davis in… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6royalty — {{hw}}{{royalty}}{{/hw}} spec. al pl. Percentuale sugli utili corrisposta a chi concede lo sfruttamento di giacimenti petroliferi, miniere, brevetti e sim. | Percentuale che l editore paga all autore per ogni copia di libro venduto. ETIMOLOGIA:… …

    Enciclopedia di italiano

  • 7royalty — Voz inglesa que se usa con frecuencia en español, normalmente en la forma plural royalties, para designar la cantidad que se paga al propietario de un derecho a cambio del permiso para ejercerlo y, en especial, el dinero que debe percibir el… …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 8royalty — late 14c., office or position of a sovereign, from O.Fr. roialte, from V.L. *regalitatem (nom. *regalitas), from L. regalis (see ROYAL (Cf. royal)). Sense of prerogatives or rights granted by a sovereign to an individual or corporation is from… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9royalty — |róialti| s. m. Valor que corresponde ao pagamento pela publicação, utilização ou comercialização de obra, patente, marca, etc. (Mais usado no plural.) • Plural: royalties.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 10royalty — /ˈrɔjalti, ingl. ˈrɔɪəltɪ/ [vc. ingl. «regalità»] s. f. inv. percentuale □ diritti d autore, diritti sulle vendite …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 11royalty — (plural royalties; del inglés; pronunciamos roya l ti ) sustantivo masculino 1. Pago que una persona o empresa debe hacer al titular de una obra, patente, invento o cosa parecida, como derecho por explotarlos comercialmente …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 12royalty — ► NOUN (pl. royalties) 1) people of royal blood or status. 2) the status or power of a king or queen. 3) a sum paid for the use of a patent or to an author or composer for each copy of a work sold or for each public performance. 4) a royal right… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13royalty — [roi′əl tē] n. pl. royalties [ME roialte < OFr < ML regalitas < L regalis,REGAL] 1. the rank, status, or power of a king or queen; royal position, dignity, etc.; sovereignty 2. a royal person or, collectively, royal persons 3. Archaic a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 14royalty — Compensation for the use of property, usually copyrighted material or natural resources, expressed as a percentage of receipts from using the property or as an account per unit produced. A payment which is made to an author or composer by an… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15royalty — noun 1 members of a royal family ADJECTIVE ▪ minor (esp. BrE) PHRASES ▪ in the presence of royalty ▪ She behaved as if she were in the presence of royalty. 2 (usually royalties) money paid to an author, etc …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16royalty — Payment for the right to use intellectual property or natural resources. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * royalty roy‧al‧ty [ˈrɔɪəlti] noun royalties PLURALFORM [countable] COMMERCE LAW 1. a payment made to someone who owns a …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17royalty — /roy euhl tee/, n., pl. royalties. 1. royal persons collectively. 2. royal status, dignity, or power; sovereignty: to be elevated to royalty. 3. a person of royal lineage; member of a royal family. 4. royalties, Archaic. prerogatives, rights, or… …

    Universalium

  • 18royalty — [[t]rɔ͟ɪ͟əlti[/t]] royalties 1) N UNCOUNT The members of royal families are sometimes referred to as royalty. Royalty and government leaders from all around the world are gathering in Japan. ...a ceremony attended by royalty. 2) N PLURAL… …

    English dictionary

  • 19royalty — The consideration payable by the lessee to the lessor under an oil or gas lease. 24 Am J1st Gas & O § 65. The right to share in production of oil or gas. Anno: 4 ALR2d 497. Compensation for the privilege of drilling and producing gas and oil,… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20Royalty — ◆ Roy|al|ty 〈[ rɔıəltı] f. od. n.; , s〉 1. Abgabe einer Erdölgesellschaft an das Land, in dem sie Erdöl fördert 2. Zahlungen an einen Autor od. Komponisten, Tantiemen 3. Vergütung für die Abgabe bzw. Überlassung des Verlagsrechtes, Lizenzgebühr 4 …

    Universal-Lexikon