Entry from British & World English dictionary
A court that hears appeals, especially ( the Appeal Court) the Court of Appeal.
- Well, it is not for an appeal court or a trial court just to ignore a statute of the Commonwealth of Australia.
- The appeal court upheld the High Court judge's ruling that the benefits of vaccination outweighed the risks.
- This week, the US Supreme Court upheld an appeal court ruling that verified the original District Court verdict.
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