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claim-jumper

[kleym-juhm-per] /ˈkleɪmˌdʒʌm pər/
noun
1.
a person who seizes another's claim of land, especially for mineral rights.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
Related forms
claim-jumping, noun
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