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noun [countable/uncountable] alignment pronunciation in American English /əˈlaɪnmənt/
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singularalignment
pluralalignments
  1. 1
    the position that something is in when it is straight or in the correct place in relation to other things

    The bridge was gradually brought into alignment.

  2. 2
    the organization of activities or systems so that they match or fit well together

    The bill would bring U.S. employment law into closer alignment with global practice.

  3. 3
    support for a group, political party, or country

    There were two main forms of political alignment in 17th-century England.

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