Definition for AN-NEX'

AN-NEX', v.t. [L. annecto, annexum; Fr. annexer; of ad and necto, to tie, or connect.]

  1. To unite at the end; as, to annex a codicil to a will. To subjoin; to affix.
  2. To unite, as a smaller thing to a greater; as, to annex a province to a kingdom.
  3. To unite to something preceding, as the main object; to connect with; as, to annex a penalty to a prohibition, or punishment to quilt.

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