Meaning of “appeal bond” in the English Dictionary

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"appeal bond" in Business English

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appeal bondnoun [ C ]

uk us LAW

a document stating that someone who is appealing the decision of a lower court will pay damages and the costs of the appeal if they lose:

In some instances, judges will set an appeal bond when they believe the conviction may be overturned.

(Definition of “appeal bond” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)