annex: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (v.u-neks', an'eksn.an'eks, -iks), [key]
- to attach, append, or add, esp. to something larger or more important.
- to incorporate (territory) into the domain of a city, country, or state: Germany annexed part of Czechoslovakia.
- to take or appropriate, esp. without permission.
- to attach as an attribute, condition, or consequence.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.