Definitions of appellate

  1. Pertaining to, or taking cognizance of, appeals. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Relating to appeals; as, an appellate court. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Pertaining to or having jurisdiction of appeals. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Pertaining to appeals; having cognizance of appeals. Party appellate, the party appealed against. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for appellate

  1. In a few of the second class the Supreme Court is given original jurisdiction: in all others of both classes it has appellate jurisdiction, with such exceptions as Congress may think fit to make, save only that no fact tried by a jury can be thus re- examined, except so far as the rules of the common law would have permitted. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  2. No colony set up a permanent supreme court with full appellate jurisdiction. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD