annexationism

All Noun
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  • Info Annexationism is the desire to appropriate additional privileges, possessions or territories.
  • Annexationism is related to irredentism, which is the desire of larger sovereign states to annex all or part of smaller states.
  • Then in 1916 he signed a declaration against German annexationism.
  • The most extreme form of continentalism is annexationism, which advocates all or part of Canada joining the United States.
  • Not long afterwards, many English-speakers in Canada became attracted to American nationalism, in the form of annexationism, highlighted by the Montreal Annexation Manifesto of 1850.