an·​nex·​ion | \ əˈnekshən, aˈ- \
plural -s

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First Known Use of annexion

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for annexion

Late Latin annexion-, annexio, from Latin annexus + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Annexion.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 9 December 2019.

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