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noun [countable/uncountable] alignment pronunciation in British English /əˈlaɪnmənt/
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singularalignment
pluralalignments
  1. 2
    the organization of activities or systems so that they match or fit well together
    The bill would bring US employment law into closer alignment with global practice.
  2. 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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