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English definition of “alignment”

alignment

noun [U] (POSITION)    /əˈlaɪn.mənt/
an arrangement in which two or more things are positioned in a straight line or parallel to each other: The problem is happening because the wheels are out of alignment with each other.Balance and imbalance
(Definition of alignment noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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