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Meaning of “fall in line” in the English Dictionary

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fall in line

(also fall into line) If a ​person in an ​organizationfalls in/into ​line, he, she, or it ​starts to ​follow the ​rules and ​behaveaccording to ​expectedstandards of ​behaviour: Teachers are ​expected to fall in ​line with the new ​regulations.
(Definition of fall in line from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fall in line”
in Chinese (Simplified) 行为变规范, 遵章守纪…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行為變規範, 遵章守紀…
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