reannex

verb
re·an·nex | \ (ˌ)rē-ə-ˈneks , -ˈa-ˌneks \
reannexed; reannexing; reannexes

Definition of reannex 

transitive verb

: to add or acquire back as a territory : to annex again After a brief period of Spanish control, New Orleans was reannexed by Napoleon … —James S. Wamsley

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reannexation \(ˌ)rē-ˌa-ˌnek-ˈsā-shən \ noun plural reannexations
the reannexation of formerly independent territories

First Known Use of reannex

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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