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alignverb [T]

 us   /əˈlɑɪn/
to put two or more things into a straight line: You need to align the numbers properly in a column. fig. Business leaders are aligned with (= agree with) the president on this issue.
alignment
noun [C/U]  us   /əˈlɑɪn·mənt/
[U] You hear that noise because the wheels are out of alignment.
(Definition of align from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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alignverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈlaɪn/
to change something so that it has a correct relationship to something else: Later this year, the company will introduce a price platform for its home insurance contracts, and will align all its prices.align sth with sth More scientific methods of aligning boardroom pay with shareholder returns are needed.
alignment
noun [U]
The manufacturing processes, whether designed for cost efficiency, speed, or quality are in alignment with company objectives.
(Definition of align from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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