annex
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “annexe” in the noun sense.
annex(
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nehks
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (building)
a. el edificio anexo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The university built an annex to accommodate the increasing number of students.La universidad construyó un edificio anexo para alojar al número cada vez mayor de alumnos.
b. el edificio anejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I'm sorry, but you're in the wrong building. That office is in the annexe.Lo siento, pero estás en el edificio equivocado. Esa oficina está en el edificio anejo.
c. el anexo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The new building couldn't hold everybody, so our offices are in the annex.El nuevo edificio no tenía capacidad para todos, por lo que nuestras oficinas están en el anexo.
d. el anejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The patient you're looking for is in the annex on the other side of the building.El paciente que buscas está en el anejo al otro lado del edificio.
2. (document)
a. el anexo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The author's final thoughts are on the annex attached to the manuscript.Las conclusiones del autor están en el anexo adjunto al manuscrito.
b. el anejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The annex to our report contains additional graphs and tables.El anejo a nuestro reporte contiene gráficos y tablas adicionales.
c. el apéndice
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
When you submit your essay, please provide a list of the contents in the annexes.Cuando entregues tu ensayo, por favor provee una lista de los contenidos en los apéndices.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to append)
a. adjuntar
Make sure to annex your invoice to the final version of the translated document.Asegúrate de adjuntar tu factura a la versión final del documento traducido.
b. añadir
The editor of my book annexed another paragraph to the close.El editor de mi libro añadió otro párrafo al final.
4. (to appropriate territory)
a. anexar
After the war, we annexed the neighboring country.Después de la guerra, anexamos el país vecino.
b. anexionar
Because the land was unclaimed, we annexed it and expanded our territory.Porque la tierra no fue reclamada, la anexionamos y expandimos nuestro territorio.
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annex
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of building)
a. el edificio anejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (of document)
a. el anexo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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annex
transitive verb
[əˈneks]
1 [+territory] anexar; anexionar;to a
2 [+document] adjuntar; añadir;to a
noun
[ˈæneks] (US)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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