Definitions

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  • n. The act of reannexing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Act of reannexing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of annexing again.

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Examples

  • The ink was hardly dry on the parchment of the treaty of that year before leading Westerners began their campaign for the "reannexation" of Texas.

    Expansion and Conflict

  • James K. Polk's victory for president on a platform calling for the "reannexation" of Texas prompted the passage of a joint congressional resolution.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • On foreign policy, it resolved: “that our title to the whole of the Territory of Oregon is clear and unquestionable; that no portion of the same ought to be ceded to England or any other power, and that the reoccupation of Oregon and the reannexation of Texas, at the earliest practicable period, are great American measures, which this convention recommends to the cordial support of the democracy of the Union.”

    A Country of Vast Designs

  • But if your idea of visiting Mexico is leaving your fatass where it is and wait for a reannexation, you might as well do that we wont miss you.

    Think Progress » Buchanan: Mexico Conspiring To ‘Re-Annex’ Seven Southwest States

  • And one of them, in my judgment — in which I believe I documented it in the book — is an attempt at the reconquista they call it, the reannexation of the seven days states of the American Southwest, link linguistically, ethnically and culturally to become as much a part of Mexico is they are a part of America.

    Think Progress » Buchanan: Mexico Conspiring To ‘Re-Annex’ Seven Southwest States

  • The Democrats nominated James K. Polk (1795–1849) on the platform declaring for reannexation of Texas and the reoccupation of Oregon.

    1842

  • It is the demographic, social and cultural reannexation of the lost lands of Mexico by Mexicans who are coming in here illegally into the United States America.

    CNN Transcript Sep 9, 2001

  • Constitution, and not in any narrow spirit of sectional policy, endeavor by all Constitutional, honorable, and appropriate means to consummate the expressed will of the people and Government of the United States by the reannexation of Texas to our Union at the earliest practicable period.

    United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches

  • Among the resolutions adopted, it was declared that "our title to the whole of Oregon is clear and unquestionable; that no portion of the same ought to be ceded to England or any other power; and the reoccupation of Oregon and the reannexation of Texas at the earliest practicable period, are great American measures, which the convention recommends to the cordial support of the Democracy of the Union."

    A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3

  • Constitution, and not in any narrow spirit of sectional policy, endeavor by all constitutional, honorable, and appropriate means to consummate the expressed will of the people and Government of the United States by the reannexation of Texas to our Union at the earliest practicable period.

    US Presidential Inaugural Addresses

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