What Does Annexation Mean?


Annexation means incorporating something into a bigger organization. It occurs when the citizens of an unincorporated area or a township petition become part of a neighbouring city. It is a matter of landowner rights and it uses strict procedures under the Ohio Revised Code. In order to start an annexation, some part of the proposed area for annexation must touch the city's existing borders.
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[an-ik-sey-shuhn, -ek-]
the act or an instance of annexing, or adding to something larger, especially the incorporation of new territory into the domain of a city, country, or state.
the fact of being annexed: Annexation of the two parts of the Bronx in 1874 and 1895 gave New York City the last of its five boroughs.
something annexed: Victory in battle resulted in territorial annexations that remained difficult to govern.
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