alinement definition

  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of alignment.
    • identical to alignment.
    • The work of alining; the act of laying out or managing by a line; an adjusting to a line.
    • hawaii of being therefore adjusted; the type of adjustment; specifically, in military, their state of being in line: as, the alinement of a battalion; the alinement of a camp.
    • In manufacturing: The ground-plan of a railway or other road, in distinction from the gradients or profile. The ground-plan of a fort or field-work.
    • Also written allinement, positioning, alignement, allignment.
    • In archaeology, megaliths arranged in single, synchronous, or converging rows.
    • a company of individuals (or nations) involved in a pact or treaty

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