annexation


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Synonyms for annexation

Synonyms for annexation

incorporation by joining or uniting

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the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory) by conquest or occupation

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In today's local government budgetary climate, it's certainly disappointing when a longstanding business in the community pursues annexation proceedings.
More than 96% of Crimeans voted for the republic's annexation to Russia.
The two government bodies are trying to agree to annexation rules in the city's growth plan, the Florence 2020 Plan.
The city is pursuing the annexation at the request of 70 percent of the residents who live in those neighborhoods and signed petitions.
In the case of Memphis' annexation of one part of Cordova, the owner of a $250,000 house would have seen annual taxes almost double from only the Shelby County property tax ($2,368.
But now that it is the other way and the Americans are doing the moving, there is no reason why there should be any annexation talk or any annexation sentiment, and there is neither annexation talk nor annexation sentiment.
In April 1938 the German government itself initiated a plebiscite intended to document the Austrians' support for the new regime and for the annexation of their country to Germany.
The London-Middlesex region is used as a case study to answer the question: why, how, and under what conditions did annexation come to dominate the regional political discourse?
This article presents the findings of a study on the fiscal impact of annexation on city and town governments.
Paul Kelly, a member of the Little Rock board of directors, submitted a proposed ordinance last month that the city have no annexation for five years so it can study the long-term costs.
The Annexation of Mexico by John Ross Common Courage Press.
They rarely have trouble doing any of this, since state laws on annexation are usually written by people with the same beliefs.
AUSTIN, Texas -- After presentations by attorneys for both the City of Austin and the Lost Creek MUD in arbitration this week, the annexation dispute with Lost Creek MUD has been resolved in favor of the City of Austin.
The two governments may be close to compromise over annexation rules for the city's blueprint for growth, the Florence 2020 Plan.