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tandem

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈtæn.dəm/
a bicycle made for two people who sit one behind the other
tandem
adverb uk   us  
riding tandem
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in Vietnamese xe đạp đôi…
in Spanish tándem…
in Thai รถม้าสองล้อซึ่งใช้ม้าสองตัวลากเรียงตามยาว…
in Malaysian basikal tandem…
in French tandem…
in German das Tandem…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙人自行車…
in Indonesian sepeda tandem…
in Russian тандем…
in Turkish iki kişilik bisiklet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双人自行车…
in Polish tandem…
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