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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Appellate  \Ap*pel"late\,  a.  [L.  appelatus  p.  p.  of  appellare.] 
  Pertaining  to  or  taking  cognizance  of  appeals.  ``Appellate 
  jurisdiction.''  --Blackstone.  ``Appellate  judges.''  --Burke. 
 
  {Appelate  court},  a  court  having  cognizance  of  appeals. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Appellate  \Ap*pel"late\,  n. 
  A  person  or  prosecuted  for  a  crime.  [Obs.]  See  {Appellee}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  appellate 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  or  taking  account  of  appeals  (usually 
  legal  appeals);  "appellate  court"  [syn:  {appellant}] 




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