apelar.

(a loanword from Spanish)

Headword: 
apelar.
Principal English Translation: 

to appeal something in the courts (see attestations)

Attestations from sources in English: 

aoc ac apelar quichioaz [Mexico City (by Coyoacan writer?), 1557)
Beyond the Codices, eds. Arthur J.O. Anderson, Frances Berdan, and James Lockhart (Los Angeles: UCLA Latin American Center, 1976), Doc. 35.