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appeals boardnoun [C]

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LAW a ​group of ​people who ​judge whether a ​legal or ​official decision was ​right or wrong, when the ​person affected by it ​thinks that it was wrong: The ​companyappealed a $5,000 ​penalty in the ​case, but an ​appealsboard later ​upheld it.
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