Meaning of ALIGNMENT in English

ALIGNMENT

noun

1 arrangement in correct position

ADJECTIVE

▪ correct , proper

VERB + ALIGNMENT

▪ bring sth into

PREPOSITION

▪ in ~ (with sth)

The door needs to be in ~ with the frame before you start work on it.

▪ out of ~

A few of the tiles were clearly out of ~.

2 political support

ADJECTIVE

▪ close

▪ military , political

VERB + ALIGNMENT

▪ establish , form

▪ maintain

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ between

It has been very difficult to maintain the ~ between the two countries since the trade dispute.

▪ ~ to

IT needs to have a closer ~ to business.

▪ ~ with

China has formed a close ~ with some African countries.

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