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Synonyms for alignment

Synonyms for alignment

the spatial property possessed by an arrangement or position of things in a straight line or in parallel lines

(astronomy) apparent meeting or passing of two or more celestial bodies in the same degree of the zodiac

the act of adjusting or aligning the parts of a device in relation to each other

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While our existing technical studies tell us that we've identified the most profitable and geographically feasible alignments that do not require a new crossing over the Bay, we've heard loud and clear that stakeholders in this area want additional alignments studied to further weigh the environmental consequences of each," said Mehdi Morshed, CHSRA executive director.
Although a previous state rail commission voted in favor of an Antelope Valley alignment, that approval was conditioned on the region's ability to prove that it would offer greater economic benefit than running the tracks along the Golden State Freeway.
Strategy: Have the linemen assume normal alignment and cover very quickly to prevent the ball from going into the end zone.
At the Sacramento public hearing, local elected leaders expressed encouragement for bringing the alignment to the planned transportation hub in downtown Sacramento.
The Grapevine Pass alignment offers little economic potential simply because of the mountainous surroundings and frequent wintertime closures of adjoining Interstate 5.
The Grapevine alignment offers little economic potential simply because of the mountainous surroundings and frequent wintertime closures of adjoining Interstate 5.
0, features such as horizontal and vertical alignments, superelevation, Roadway Modeler, typicals and decision tables have been enhanced.
Thus, the alignments judged ideal by the PI and the dancers' technique teacher differed by 1[degrees] or less for both dancers.
The mean distance between all points of the two alignments of ATOS data is 0.
The system also includes programs for Machine Train, Vertical, and Cardan alignments.
As with all alignments, the defender is in an attack first-read second mode.
Auto mechanics perform alignments by lining up the direction of the wheels so the vehicle is pointed in a straight line.
The Orange Line Development Authority is conducting initial studies of possible alignments for the northern Los Angeles County portion of the maglev line, all of which include Palmdale.
Global and local alignments are often performed sequentially.