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Meaning of “in line with sth” in the English Dictionary

"in line with sth" in British English

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in line with sth

C2 similar to, or at the same ​level as something: The company's ​results are in line with ​stockmarketexpectations. We're ​seeking a ​payrise that's in line with ​inflation. The ​salaries of ​temporaryemployees ought to be brought into line with those of ​permanentstaff.
(Definition of in line with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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