APPELLANT

APPELLANT

appellant ([schwa]-pel-[schwa]nt). A party who appeals a lower court’s decision, usu. seeking reversal of that decision. ¡ª Formerly also termed appealer. Cf. APPELLEE. [Cases: Appeal and Error 321. C.J.S. Appeal and Error ¡ì¡ì 232¨C233.]
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