annex annex  /ˈæ ˌnɛks/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) take (territory) as if by conquest
  2. (n) an addition that extends a main building
  3. (v) attach to

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In both cities the protesters voiced the same demand: that the Armenian Republic be permitted to annex Nagorno-Karabakh, now part of the Soviet Republic of Azerbaijan.
  2. An annex to the resolution specifically designates seven top officers of the IRGC to be treated in this way.
  3. You annex foreign land by international law.

News

  1. Woodstock Library plans 1,800-square-foot annex

    WOODSTOCK, N.Y. —  Plans for an 1,800-square-foot annex opposite the Woodstock Library are expected to be ready in the next month, and officials hope to have a groundbreaking ceremony as part of the library’s centennial celebration.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Kingston Daily Freeman

  2. Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office to open Lafayette annex on July 23

    The new Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office will open its new east county annex in Lafayette on July 23, the county announced this week. The new location at 1376 Miners Drive will replace the annex currently in Louisville at 722 Main St. The Louisville office will close at 4:30 p.m. July 18.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boulder Daily Camera

  3. Additional work at annex approved

    ARCADIA -- The Arcadia school board on Tuesday approved additional work for the Beeson Memorial athletic annex which is under construction.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Findlay Courier

Quotes

  1. "If the Palestinians take such a unilateral line, Israel should also consider ...... passing a law to annex some of the settlements," Environment Minister Gilad Erdan, a close ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, told Israel Radio.
    on Nov 16, 2009 By: Gilad Erdan Source: Reuters

  2. "The Kurds are expansionists and they would very much like to annex Mosul and parts of Nineveh to the Kurdistan regional authority," Cole said. "There is severe tension between the peshmerga and the Sunni Arabs - and Mosul is something like...
    on Feb 8, 2008 By: Juan Cole Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "We're all under the same annex and that is the ICC," Hayden said. "We're all tested equally. So if someone's tested positive for a steroid, then they have to have the penalties of the game. Anything short of that is a failure from our...
    on Feb 28, 2007 By: Matthew Hayden Source: International Herald Tribune

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