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ap·peal

(ă-pēl')
In health care accounting, denotes a request from a physician or clerical worker in a health care facility for a third-party payer to reconsider a decision about a disallowed claim for compensation.
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She then saw that her last opportunity of appealing to him had gone by, and she nearly burst into tears at the thought.
She hesitated, turning an appealing glance toward the man.
Then he raised his arms again, as though appealing to the whole universe.
It is for this reason that a quietism is to be found in Chinese poetry ill appealing to the unrest of our day, and as dissimilar to our ideals of existence as the life of the planets is to that of the dark bodies whirling aimlessly through space.
who preferred fighting with cues or, like Gogol's Lieutenant Pirogov, appealing to the police.