Appearance n. 1 The coming into a court to participate in a court proceeding by a party who has been validly served process or by a party who is voluntarily submitting itself to the court's jurisdiction. 2 The coming into a court to participate in a court proceeding by a witness or an interested person or by a lawyer acting on behalf of a party or interested person.
Appelant n. A party who appeals a court or administrative agency's decision.
Appellate adj. Relating to a specific appeal or to appeals in general.
Appellee n. The opponent of the party who appeals a court's or administrative agency's decision.
Applicant n. One who applies for or requests something.