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ap·pel·late

 (ə-pĕl′ĭt)
adj.
Of or relating to the review of a decision of a lower court by a higher court.

[Latin appellātus, past participle of appellāre, to entreat; see appeal.]

appellate

(əˈpɛlɪt)
adj
1. (Law) of or relating to appeals
2. (Law) (of a tribunal) having jurisdiction to review cases on appeal and to reverse decisions of inferior courts
[C18: from Latin appellātus summoned, from appellāre to appeal]

ap•pel•late

(əˈpɛl ɪt)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to appeals.
2. (of a court) having the authority to review and decide appeals.
[1720–30; < Latin appellātus, past participle of appellāre to appeal]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.appellate - of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals)appellate - of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals); "appellate court"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
Translations
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apelacijskiprizivni

appellate

[əˈpelɪt] ADJ appellate court (US) (Jur) → tribunal m de apelación

appellate

adj (Jur) → Berufungs-, Revisions-, Beschwerde-, zweiter Instanz (nachgestellt); appellate courtBerufungsgericht nt, → Revisionsgericht nt; appellate jurisdictionZuständigkeit fin der Rechtsmittelinstanz