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Definition of the noun annex

What does annex mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: annexes

  1. an addition that extends a main building
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • alternative spelling: annexe
    • synonyms of annex: extension / wing
    • more generic words: add-on / addition / improver = a component that is added to something to improve it
    • more specific word: ell = an extension at the end and at right angles to the main building
    • part of: building / edifice = a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

Definition of the noun annex for high school students

    a room attached to a larger room or space
    • example: He likes to do his studying in a little annex attached to the main reading room in the library.

The noun annex is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.

Definition of the verb annex

What does annex mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: annexed | annexing | annexes

  1. take (territory) as if by conquest
  2. attach to

Alternative definition of the verb annex

verb

  1. To add something to another, to incorporate into.

Definition of the verb annex for high school students

    to incorporate territory or space
    • example: After defeating them in battle, the Russians annexed Poland.

The verb annex is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.

Character

Annex is a fictional character of the Marvel Universe, associated with Spider-Man. His first appearance was in The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #27. Annex' powers were the result of prosthetics through computer technology. After losing a leg, he volunteered for this program. Ellis now possesses the ability to increase his physical abilities, as well as create any weapon he requires.

Music

  1. "Annex" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  2. "Annex" is a musical album of Micro:mega.
    • released in (13 years ago)

Group

Annex is a musical group.

  • album: "The Theme of Amiga"

Place

Annex a.k.a. Louisville City Hall Complex is a Building complex in Kentucky, Louisville.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Annex

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Google previewAnnual Reports for ..., Made to the ... General Assembly of the State of Ohio .. (1896)

by Ohio

The Annex is a two story brick building 38 x 70 feet, located about fifty feet from the main building. The cells are on each floor, opening on a central hall fifteen feet in width, and the length of the building; the entire floors are cemented, with an ...

Google previewExecutive Documents, Annual Reports (1896)

by Ohio

The Annex is a two story brick building 38 x 70 feet, located about fifty feet from the main building. The cells are on each floor, opening on a central hall fifteen feet in width, and the length of the building; the entire floors are cemented, with an ...

Google previewProceedings of the Fifth Annual Ohio State Conference of Charities and Correction (1896)

Held at Delaware, Ohio October 15th-18th 1895

The Annex is a two story brick building 38x70 feet, located about fifty feet from the main building. The cells are on each floor, opening on a central hall fifteen feet in width, and the length of the building; the entire floors are cemented, with an ...

Google previewMonastic Visions (2002)

Wall Paintings in the Monastery of St. Antony at the Red Sea by Elizabeth S. Bolman, Patrick Godeau

The annex is a high room with a pointed, vaulted ceiling aligned east to west.

Google previewAnne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex (2008)

A Collection of Her Short Stories, Fables, and Lesser-Known Writings, Revised Edition by Anne Frank

Anne Frank's Tales from the Secret Annex is a testaments to this determined young woman's extraordinary genius and to the persistent strength of the creative spirit. From the Paperback edition.

Google previewOfficial Guide to the World's Columbian Exposition in the City of Chicago ... (1893)

May 1 to October 26, 1893 ...

The Machinery Annex is an extension of 500 feet of the main hall. It is a large but very simple building. While in the main...

Google previewOfficial Guide to the World's Columbian Exposition ... (1893)

by John Joseph Flinn

The Machinery Annex is an extension of 500 feet of the main hall.

Google previewProceedings (1896)

The annex is a two story stone building 30 x 60 feet, located about 100 feet from the main building. The cells are on each floor, opening on a central hall ; the cells are 8 x 10 feet. The windows, one in each cell, are protected by heavy iron bars, ...

Google previewRochester's Downtown Architecture (2010)

1950-1975 by Daniel J. Palmer

Clad in concrete panels tinted to compliment the brown sandstone of the older structure, the annex is a subdued building that does not attempt to outdo its neighbor. An attractive sculpture garden was built between the old and new buildings, ...

Google previewCombat Service Support Guide (2004)

by USA, John E. Edwards, ED

The service support annex is the vehicle for the logistician to tell the supported units how to obtain support and to give the supporting units necessary specific instructions on how to provide support during the current operation.

Google previewAbraham Lincoln, a Press Portrait (2000)

His Life and Times from the Original Newspaper Documents of the Union, the Confederacy, and Europe by Herbert Mitgang

The newspaper annex is a curious place frequented by seedy historians and scholarly horse-players who show up before the daily double to study the back numbers of racing's Morning Telegraph. Perhaps the historian- horse-player ...

Google previewThe Heritage Theatre (2011)

Globalisation and Cultural Heritage by Marlite Halbertsma

Secondly, the annex is an anomaly in the context of the terminal. The immediate surroundings communicate on a completely different level: people are encouraged to shop, to eat, to drink, not to contemplate. Also literally the museum is an ...

Google previewCitizen Participation in Library Decision-making (1984)

The Toronto Experience by John Marshall

The Annex is an area north of Bloor and west of Avenue Road; Bathurst and Dupont provide the western and northern boundaries. It is one of the older residential areas, once stable, now the home of largely mobile populations: university ...

Google previewInstruments of Money Market and Foreign Exchange Market Policy in the Netherlands (1985)

by Emile den Dunnen

be allowed only to meet short-term credit needs, could no longer be main- This annex is a summarized version of the article 'Hedendoagsgeldmarktbelnd' which was published in the November issue of the monthly Bank- en Effeclenbcdrijf.

Google previewThe Silence on the Shore (2011)

by Hugh Garner

The Annex is a pricey and vibrant area associated with the arts ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Homeland Security and Defense (2006)

by Margaret R. O'Leary

annex 1.

annex, biological incident See biological incident annex. annex, catastrophic incident ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Maryland (1999)

by Nancy Capace

Museum Annex (1891), E. Francis Baldwin, architect.

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1920)

ANNEXES Annex No. 1 to the reparation articles schedules in detail the damages which may be claimed of Austria for injuries to persons or property ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1904)

A General Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences, Literature, History, Biography, Geography, Etc., of the World; Editor-in-chief, Frederick Converse Beach ... Managing Editor, Forrest Morgan ... Assistant Editors, Nathan Haskell Dole ... Edward Thomas Roe ... Thomas Campbell Copeland ... by Frederick Converse Beach, Forrest Morgan, George Edwin Rines, E. T. Roe, Nathan Haskell Dole, Thomas Campbell Copeland

Shortly after the establishment of the university, the need of college education for women in the South led to a movement which resulted in the organization of the Ladies' Annex. Originally the Annex was under the charge of the same faculty, ...

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Usage statistics about annex

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun annex:

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Quotes about Annex

I make personal appearances around the country. I'm starting a book tour now, and I may be coming to Toronto with the Learning Annex, which I'm doing all through the United States, so that may come up just before Christmas. (Burt Ward)
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Scrabble value of A1N1N1E1X8

The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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