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annex (something) to

To legally join tracts of land. In order to make such drastic renovations to your home, you'll need to annex more land to your lot.
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annex something to something

[for a governmental body of a town or city] to attach a parcel of land onto an existing parcel of land through legal proceedings. The village annexed some adjacent land to itself. The adjoining lot was annexed to the site to allow for a bigger building.
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annex to something

[for the owner of a parcel of land] to have land attached to an adjacent town or city. Our community doesn't want to annex to Adamsville. The town voted to annex to the neighboring city of Smithton.
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Despite the delay in signing by the Houthis, Al-Qahoom affirmed that the security annex was signed as it is.
Annex VII specifies the calculation of the degree of invalidity.
Department of Energy Office of the Biomass Program and Coordinator for Annex XV.
But, in fact, there would be no need to use dummy corporations because there is no enforcement mechanism in the annex.
Two towns, Goodlettsville and Hendersonville, had long been fighting for the right to annex the area, a little village near Nashville.
Ferrer also noted that the technical working group on the normalization annex had met only once.
Being in Midtown South will put the Learning Annex in one of the city's most concentrated business areas," said Levy.
In July 1997, months before the Kyoto Protocol was signed, Senators Robert Byrd (D-West Virginia) and Charles Hagel (R-Nebraska) introduced a resolution that the United States shouldn't sign any treaty limiting or reducing greenhouse gas emissions for the Annex I Parties unless the protocol or other agreement also mandated commitments for developing countries within the same time period.
Following the success of the Opena[R] case, Annex Products released Quad Lock - a revolutionary case-based mounting system for iPhone 4/4S handsets, which allows the use of an iPhone in more places than ever before.
Gargano this week welcomed a renewed commitment from Moynihan Station developers to move quickly toward closing late September, regardless of potential Madison Square Garden move to Farley Annex.
City officials are pushing to annex the Stonecrest neighborhood to form a connection to city property above a 56.
The same structure has been retained for the annexes (Annex I on waste generation; Annex II on recycling and processing waste and Annex III containing a table converting different statistical measures) but the content of the first two annexes has been changed.
OSHA announced its support for the National Response Plan unveiled today by the Department of Homeland Security, which includes a new Worker Safety and Health Annex, providing guidelines for implementing worker safety and health support functions during national incidents, including acts of terrorism, natural disasters, or man-made emergencies.
Issues regarding the implementation of the annex on electrical safety were specific to that annex.