variants or less commonly alineation
plural -s

Word History


ad- + -lineation (as in delineation)

First Known Use

1779, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of allineation was in 1779

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“Allineation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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