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English definition of “alignment”

alignment

noun [C] (SUPPORT)    /əˈlaɪn.mənt/
an agreement between a group of countries, political parties, or people who want to work together because of shared interests or aims: New alignments are being formed within the business community.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
(Definition of alignment noun (SUPPORT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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