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Definition of 'alignment'


  1. an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
       Synonyms: alliance coalition alinement
       Antonyms: nonalignment nonalinement
  2. the spatial property possessed by an arrangement or position of things in a straight line or in parallel lines
  3. (astronomy) apparent meeting or passing of two or more celestial bodies in the same degree of the zodiac
       Synonyms: conjunction
  4. the act of adjusting or aligning the parts of a device in relation to each other

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