alignments

a'lign·ment || -mənt n. act of forming into a line, act of straightening; positioning, arrangement; placement and direction of text or graphics in relation to the document margin (Computers, Printing)

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  • Alignments of random points — Statistics shows that if you put a large number of random points on a bounded flat surface you can find many alignments of random points. Some people think that this can be used to prove that ley lines exist due to chance alone (as opposed to… …   Wikipedia

  • Past NHIAA Football Divisional Alignments — The NHIAA (New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association) is the governing body for competitions among all public and some private high schools in the state of New Hampshire. = 2006 2007 Division Memberships =For most sponsored sports, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sequence alignment — In bioinformatics, a sequence alignment is a way of arranging the sequences of DNA, RNA, or protein to identify regions of similarity that may be a consequence of functional, structural, or evolutionary relationships between the sequences.[1]… …   Wikipedia

  • Multiple sequence alignment — A multiple sequence alignment (MSA) is a sequence alignment of three or more biological sequences, generally protein, DNA, or RNA. In many cases, the input set of query sequences are assumed to have an evolutionary relationship by which they… …   Wikipedia

  • Carnac stones — The Ménec alignments, the most well known megalithic site amongst the Carnac stones …   Wikipedia

  • Ley line — Ley lines are hypothetical alignments of a number of places of geographical interest, such as ancient monuments and megaliths. Their existence was suggested in 1921 by the amateur archaeologist Alfred Watkins, whose book The Old Straight Track… …   Wikipedia

  • Alignment (Dungeons & Dragons) — In the Dungeons Dragons fantasy role playing game, alignment is a categorization of the ethical and moral perspective of people, creatures and societies. Early editions of Dungeons Dragons allowed players to choose between three alignments when… …   Wikipedia

  • Archaeoastronomy — (also spelled archeoastronomy) is the study of how peoples in the past have understood the phenomena in the sky, how they used phenomena in the sky and what role the sky played in their cultures. [Sinclair 2006:13] Clive Ruggles argues it… …   Wikipedia

  • Structural alignment — is a form of sequence alignment based on comparison of shape. These alignments attempt to establish equivalences between two or more polymer structures based on their shape and three dimensional conformation. This process is usually applied to… …   Wikipedia

  • Alignment (role-playing games) — In some role playing games, alignment is a categorisation of the moral and ethical perspective of the player characters, non player characters, monsters, and societies in the game. Not all role playing games have such a system, and some… …   Wikipedia

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