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appeal in law, to officially request a review of (a case) to a higher court. [1/7 definitions]
appellant one who makes an appeal, esp. one who takes a case before a higher court for review.
appellate having to do with appeals, esp. having the power to review and reverse a lower court's decisions.
appellate jurisdiction the power of a court to review rulings made by a lower court and potentially change the outcomes of a lower court's decision.
book review a critical review of a book. [1/2 definitions]
brush up on to update or review.
call to bring under review or consideration. [1/21 definitions]
certiorari a writ sent from a higher court to a lower, requesting, for review, the transcript of a case tried in the lower court.
critique a written critical review of or commentary on a work, esp. of art, literature, or the like. [2/3 definitions]
hash (informal) to review or consider thoroughly (usu. fol. by out). [1/5 definitions]
hash over (informal) to speak of (something discussed or gone before); review; recollect.
inspection an official review or examination, as of military troops or barracks. [1/2 definitions]
judicial review the power of a court to review the constitutionality of laws and governmental actions, or the practice of doing so.
notice a critique or review in a periodical publication. [1/7 definitions]
overview a general review, summary, or survey, as of a subject or situation.
pan (informal) to criticize, as in a review. [1/6 definitions]
plaudit (often pl.) an enthusiastic show of approval, such as a round of applause or a very favorable review.
recapitulate to briefly review (the main points) of a spoken or written exchange or communication. [1/3 definitions]
refresher course a course serving as a review of material previously studied, esp. to bring knowledge or professional skills up to date.
rereview combined form of review.
retrospection a review of past events. [1/2 definitions]