1. The act of appealing; appeal. [Obs.]
2. The act of calling by a name.
3. The word by which a particular person or thing is called and known; name; title; designation.
They must institute some persons under the appellation of magistrates. --Hume.
Syn: -- See Name.
n : identifying word or words by which someone or something is
called and classified or distinguished from others [syn:
denomination, designation, appellative]