Meaning of “the Court of Appeals” in the English Dictionary

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"the Court of Appeals" in Business English

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the Court of Appealsnoun

uk us also Appeals Court, also Circuit Court of Appeals

LAW in the US, a court of law that makes decisions relating to legal cases in which people do not accept the decision of a lower court:

State officials hope they can persuade the Court of Appeals in San Francisco to overturn the order.

(Definition of “the Court of Appeals” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)