What does the word appellate mean?

Usage examples for appellate

  1. One supreme court, with appellate and final jurisdiction, is the natural and only adequate means, in any government, to secure this uniformity. – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster
  2. It was galling to them that the Parlement of Paris should still exercise appellate jurisdiction in Crown- Flanders and Artois, and the Imperial Diet in some of the other provinces. – History of Holland by George Edmundson