Ap*pel"late (#), a. [L. appelatus, p. p. of appellare.]

Pertaining to, or taking cognizance of, appeals.

"Appellate jurisdiction." Blackstone. "Appellate judges."


Appelate court, a court having cognizance of appeals.


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Ap*pel"late, n.

A person or prosecuted for a crime. [Obs.] See Appellee.


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