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  • 1 Alignment — is the adjustment of an object in relation with other objects, or a static orientation of some object or set of objects in relation to others. * An alignment of megaliths: see stone row. * An alignment (archaeology) in archaeology is a secondary… …

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  • 2 Alignment — (engl. für „Ausrichtung“, „Anordnung“, Positionierung auf Linie ) bezeichnet: Sequenzalignment, in Biologie und Bioinformatik die Untersuchung biologischer Sequenzen (wie Nukleinsäure oder Aminosäuresequenzen) auf funktionelle oder evolutionäre… …

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  • 3 Alignment (Verhalten) — Alignment (engl. Alignment: Ausrichtung) ist ein Verhalten, das in natürlichen Schwärmen auftritt. Ein Individuum, das dieses Verhalten zeigt, passt seine Bewegungsrichtung der Bewegungsrichtung seiner Nachbarn an. Wissenschaftler, wie Craig… …

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  • 4 alignment — [ə līn′mənt] n. 1. an aligning or being aligned; esp., a) arrangement in a straight line b) a condition of close cooperation [a new alignment of European nations] 2. a line or lines formed by aligning 3. Engineering a ground plan, as of a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Alignment — A*lign ment, n. [F. alignement.] 1. The act of adjusting to a line; arrangement in a line or lines; the state of being so adjusted; a formation in a straight line; also, the line of adjustment; esp., an imaginary line to regulate the formation of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 alignment — index affiliation (connectedness), confederacy (compact), league, persuasion, relationship (connection) …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 Alignment —   [engl.], Ausrichtung …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 alignment — (n.) 1790, arrangement in a line, from Fr. alignement, from aligner (see ALIGN (Cf. align)). Political sense is from 1933 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 alignment — [n] lining up adjustment, arrangement, calibration, order, positioning, sequence, sighting; concepts 721,727 …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 Alignment (Dungeons & Dragons) — In the Dungeons Dragons fantasy role playing game, alignment is a categorization of the ethical and moral perspective of people, creatures and societies. Early editions of Dungeons Dragons allowed players to choose between three alignments when… …

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  • 11 Alignment (political party) — The Alignment ( he. המערך, HaMa arakh ) was an alliance of the major left wing parties in Israel between the 1960s and 1990s. It was established as the Labor Alignment in 1965 as an alliance of Mapai and Ahdut HaAvoda but was dissolved three… …

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  • 12 Alignment (role-playing games) — In some role playing games, alignment is a categorisation of the moral and ethical perspective of the player characters, non player characters, monsters, and societies in the game. Not all role playing games have such a system, and some… …

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  • 13 alignment — noun 1 arrangement in correct position ADJECTIVE ▪ correct, proper VERB + ALIGNMENT ▪ bring sth into PREPOSITION ▪ in alignment …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 Alignment level — The alignment level in an audio signal chain or on an audio recording is a defined anchor point that represents a reasonable or typical level. It does not represent a particular sound level or signal level or digital representation, but it can be …

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  • 15 alignment — [1] When referring to wheel alignment, it is the proper adjustment of a vehicle s front or rear suspension for camber, toe in, toe out, kingpin inclination or steering axis inclination, and turning radius or toe out on turns, caster, and ride… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 16 alignment — a|lign|ment [əˈlaınmənt] n 1.) [U] the state of being arranged in a line with something or parallel to something alignment of ▪ the geometrical alignment of the Sun, Moon and Earth at the eclipse out of/into alignment ▪ The wheels were out of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 alignment — [[t]əla͟ɪnmənt[/t]] alignments 1) N VAR An alignment is support for a particular group, especially in politics, or for a side in a quarrel or struggle. He refused to compromise the church by a particular political alignment... His increasing… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 alignment — UK [əˈlaɪnmənt] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms alignment : singular alignment plural alignments 1) the position that something is in when it is straight or in the correct place in relation to other things The bridge was gradually… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 Alignment — (Maarach)    A political bloc formed in 1965 between the Mapai and Ahdut Haavoda parties. In 1968, it joined with Rafi to form the Israel Labor Party. An alignment subsequently was formed with Mapam to contest the election of the seventh Knesset …

    Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • 20 Alignment (archaeology) — An alignment in archaeology is a secondary or circumstantial form of evidence used to associate features such as postholes by virtue of their physical relationships rather than stratigraphic ones. Features dissected by latter intrusions can have… …

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