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annex
as in:  annex of the main building


The YMCA added an annex where younger children can play.
  an addition that extends a main building

or:

to attach something — especially to something larger or more important
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  • The YMCA added an annex where younger children can play.
  • Their display is in the annex to the main convention hall.
  • At the end of January Pierre went to Moscow and stayed in an annex of his house which had not been burned.
    Tolstoy, Leo  --  War and Peace
  • Jonas nodded, waved to her, and headed around the building toward the Annex, a small wing attached to the back.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver

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  • She’s waiting in the annex.
    J.D. Salinger  --  The Catcher in the Rye
  • Monday morning, I was called out of English class to the library annex.
    Carl Deuker  --  Gym Candy
  • He showed the gentlemen all there was to see, with the exception of the Secret Annex.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • Go immediately at the end of school hours each day to the Annex entrance behind the House of the Old and present yourself to the attendant.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • The Annex was very ordinary, its door unremarkable.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • One part of his consciousness knew that he was still lying there, on the bed, in the Annex room.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver

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  • There was no way to describe to his friends what he had experienced there in the Annex room.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Frowning, Jonas walked toward the Annex.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Since the first day in the Annex room, they had together disregarded the rules about rudeness, and Jonas felt comfortable with that now.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Then, suddenly, he was in the Annex room again, writhing on the bed.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Jonas entered the Annex room and realized immediately that it was a day when he would be sent away.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • He returned each day to the Annex room.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • He had rehearsed them in his mind all the way home from the Annex.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Then he would make his way through the darkness, on foot, silently, to the Annex.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Beyond the Plaza he could see the House of the Old, with the Annex behind it, outlined against the night sky.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
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Associated words [difficulty]:   annex [5]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Architecture, History, Public Policy & Politics, Law
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