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English definition of “in line with sth”

in line with sth

C2 similar to, or at the same level as something: The company's results are in line with stock market expectations. We're seeking a pay rise that's in line with inflation. The salaries of temporary employees ought to be brought into line with those of permanent staff.
(Definition of in line with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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