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English definition of “tandem”

tandem

noun [C]  /ˈtæn·dəm/ us  
two people or pieces of equipment that work together to achieve a result, or a team of two people or animals: Several races were held, including one for father-and-son tandems. A tandem is also a bicycle built for two people. in tandem If something is done in tandem, two people develop or work on it together or during the same period of time: This director and composer have worked in tandem on several films.
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