One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A person who or device which lays out things in lines, brings them into a straight line, or is used to assist in this process.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Evelyn (1620–1706), diarist and writer. From align + -er, in early use after French † aligneur.
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