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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Mesquite City Council members added that the annexation was aimed at controlling inevitable development in the area, not taking over current residents' homes.
Residents from across the state that have expressed their concerns about feeling abused by the annexation process have had their voices heard.
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The PakTech dispute is one of the first major flashpoints since the city tightened its annexation rules for the industrial corridor, a long triangle between Highway 99 and Northwest Expressway that runs from Randy Pap Beltline north to the Eugene Airport.
The editors have organized the contributions in five chapters devoted to agendas relating to the forced annexation of Korea by Japan, colonialism in East Asia and Japan, the illegality and invalidity of JapanEs annexation of Korea, historical perceptions and remaining tasks, and historical justice and awareness of reconciliation.
In today's local government budgetary climate, it's certainly disappointing when a longstanding business in the community pursues annexation proceedings.
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.
The man who told the readers of a paper in England that a number of the people of Canada were looking towards annexation with favor is very much out of touch with the people of Canada.
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.
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.