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  • n  an addition that extends a main building
  • v  take (territory) as if by conquest
    Hitler annexed Lithuania
  • v  attach to

  • Literally locked within the walls of the annex, which is screened for bugging devices, the cardinals are sequestered from any contact with the .
  • But Putin's imperial ambitions have recently added an element of classic 19th century-style territorial expansion: Late last month, Moscow signaled its intentions to annex the .
  • It will be less attentive to downtown business interests, may be less anxious to annex white suburban areas until services in the center city improve, and will surely be more .
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  • 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.
    June 13, 2013 - Kingston Daily Freeman
  • 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.
    June 12, 2013 - Boulder Daily Camera
  • 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.
    June 12, 2013 - The Findlay Courier

  • Gilad Erdan in Reuters
    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.
  • Juan Cole in International Herald Tribune
    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...
  • Matthew Hayden in International Herald Tribune
    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...

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