Sans-appel

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sans-appel a person from whose decision there is no appeal
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. sans, senz—L. sine, without.

Usage

In literature:

La sentence, dument prononcee et notifiee aux agents des Parties, decide definitivement et sans appel la contestation.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
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In news:

SAN ANGELO, Texas — A Texas appellate court dismissed the child sexual assault and bigamy appeals of a member of a polygamist sect at the sect member's request.
Prosecutors with the San Bernardino County District Attorney's and state Attorney General's offices have petitioned the state Supreme Court to review an appellate court ruling in the Colonies corruption case.
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