antiannexationist

annexationism

[an-ik-sey-shuh-niz-uhm, an-ek-]
noun
the theory or practice of taking over another country's territory, especially by force.

Origin:
1840–50; annexation + -ism

annexationist, noun, adjective
antiannexationist, noun, adjective
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