annex

Definitions:

  • To append or attach, especially to a larger or more significant thing.
  • To incorporate (territory) into an existing political unit such as a country, state, county, or city.
  • To add or attach, as an attribute, condition, or consequence.
  • A building added on to a larger one or an auxiliary building situated near a main one.
  • An addition, such as an appendix, that is made to a record or other document.
  • Something annexed; specifically, a subsidiary building connected with an industrial exhibition; hence, any similar arrangement for the purpose of providing additional accommodation, or for carrying out some object subordinate to the main and original object. Also spelled <internalXref urlencoded="annexe">annexe</internalXref>.
  • To attach at the end; subjoin; affix: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="annex">annex</internalXref> a codicil to a will.
  • To unite, as a smaller thing to a greater; join; make an integral part of: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="annex">annex</internalXref> a conquered province to a kingdom.
  • To attach, especially as an attribute, a condition, or a consequence: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="annex">annex</internalXref> a penalty to a prohibition.
  • <strong>Synonyms</strong> <em>Add, Affix, Attach.</em> See <internalXref urlencoded="add">add</internalXref> and list under <em>affix.</em>
  • To join; to be united.
  • Something annexed or appended; as, an additional stipulation to a writing, a subsidiary building to a main building; a wing.
  • To join or attach; usually to subjoin; to affix; to append; -- followed by <ex>to</ex>.
  • To join or add, as a smaller thing to a greater.
  • To attach or connect, as a consequence, condition, etc..
  • An <xref>addition</xref>, an <xref>extension</xref>.
  • An <xref>appendix</xref>.
  • An addition or extension to a building.
  • An addition to the territory of a country or state, from a neighbouring country or state, normally by military force.
  • To add something to another, to incorporate into.
  • take (territory) as if by conquest
  • attach to
  • an addition that extends a main building
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