Appellate


Appellate
Appellate Ap*pel"late, a. [L. appelatus, p. p. of appellare.] Pertaining to, or taking cognizance of, appeals. ``Appellate jurisdiction.'' --Blackstone. ``Appellate judges.'' --Burke. [1913 Webster]

{Appelate court}, a court having cognizance of appeals. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.