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English definition of “in tandem”

in tandem

at the same time : The heart and lungs will be transplanted in tandem.Simultaneous and consecutiveOrder and sequence If two pieces of equipment , people , etc. are working in tandem, they are working together, especially well or closely : I want these two groups to work / operate in tandem on this project .Acting, being or existing together
(Definition of in tandem from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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