tandem

Part of speech: adjective

Arranged one before the other.

Part of speech: noun

Two or more horses harnessed in single file.

Part of speech: noun

A cycle with seat for two persons, one behind the other.

Part of speech: adverb

One before the other.

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Usage examples "tandem":

  1. Since 'Mr. Astor' butted into the game my services are good only in so far as they drive tandem with his! - "Victor Ollnee's Discipline", Hamlin Garland.
  2. The eight oxen would be harnessed in pairs, or the four horses tandem fashion. - "Grain and Chaff from an English Manor", Arthur H. Savory.
  3. They are harnessed in tandem style, as all this vast country north of the fertile prairies is a region of forests. - "By Canoe and Dog-Train", Egerton Ryerson Young.