align align  /ə ˈlaɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight
  2. (v) be or come into adjustment with
  3. (v) align oneself with a group or a way of thinking
  4. (v) bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation

Usage(s):

  1. Its practitioners or Masters, by a laying on of the hands and using mystic symbols, "align" the recipient with the vibrations of the "universal life force.
  2. On April 1, 1976, BBC Radio 2 astronomer Sir Patrick Moore gave listeners some bunk about how, at 9:47 am, Pluto and Jupiter would align in such a way to temporarily reduce the .

News

  1. Safety 2013: Four Strategies for Turning Change into a Competitive Advantage

    Question, align, reposition and collaborate – these four words represent the steps organizations must take to effectively address change. At the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Safety 2013 opening session in Las Vegas, Peter Sheahan, founder and CEO of ChangeLabs, shared four steps to effectively address change and turn it into a competitive advantage. Sheahan told thousands of ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: EHS Today

  2. Commit To Purchase Align Technology At $23, Earn 8.7%

    Investors considering a purchase of Align Technology Inc (NASD: ALGN) stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $35.10/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the January 2015 put at the $23 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of $2.00. Collecting that ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Align Technology Awards $220,000 as Part of Its University Research Award Program for Clear Aligner Orthodontic ...

    Align Technology, Inc. today announced awards totaling $220,000 in new funding to five universities in North America and seven international universities for projects seeking to better understand orthodontic ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I believe our nation is at a crossroads and I can no longer align myself with a party that continues to pursue legislation that is bad for our country, hurts our economy, and drives us further and further into debt," Griffith, 67, said at a...
    on Dec 22, 2009 By: Parker Griffith Source: CBS News (blog)

  2. "I am very excited to finally be going to LA," Artest said in a statement. "For years now, the Lakers have expressed interest in having me play for them, but we could never get the stars to align. I'm finally a Laker and I can't wait to get...
    on Jul 2, 2009 By: Ron Artest Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "This revised request would better align resources based on the assessment of military commanders to achieve the goal of establishing Iraq and Afghanistan as democratic and secure nations that are free of terrorism," Mr. Bush said in his letter...
    on Mar 10, 2007 By: President Bush Source: New York Times

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