From Medieval Latin annexation-, stem of annexatio (“action of annexing"), from past participle of annecto
Annexation Sentence Examples
Among those who waged the war were men who fought to compel reforms, others who fought for annexation to the United States, others who fought for independence.
Accordingly, at the beginning of October 1908, the emperor Francis Joseph informed the powers signatory to the treaty of Berlin that the annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina to the Dual Monarchy had become necessary, and this decision was formally announced in an imperial rescript dated the 7th of October.
At the time of the German annexation Anecho was one of three distinct quarters into which the town was divided.
In September 1844 Calhoun, then secretary of state, sent Green to Texas ostensibly as consul at Galveston, but actually, it appears, to report to the administration, then considering the question of the annexation of Texas, concerning the political situation in Texas and Mexico.