in tandem

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv in tandem one behind the other "ride tandem on a bicycle built for two","riding horses down the path in tandem"
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Idioms

In tandem - If people do things in tandem, they do them at the same time.
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Usage

In literature:

The grooms arrived from Lairg, in the tandem, with the doctor and a rural policeman.
"The Disentanglers" by Andrew Lang
In the corner stood a tandem-whip.
"Boy Woodburn" by Alfred Ollivant
His summa difficultate superatis, tandem Gallorum in finibus erat.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
We came tandem in a fly, and did the nineteen miles in an hour.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
This is the third time since I have been in the house that the tandem has started from the door, and returned with a new importation.
"Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II." by Pierce Egan
Can I come in the tandem?
"The Master of the Shell" by Talbot Baines Reed
The three lower kites were run in tandem, about two hundred feet of line apart.
"The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men" by Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
A train consists of four dogs harnessed up in tandem style.
"Oowikapun" by Egerton Ryerson Young
One thousand sleds, in tandem, were in proper orbit two hundred miles above Sedor II.
"Unspecialist" by Murray F. Yaco
We finished our business in Northern Michigan, and drove this team home, where I broke them to drive tandem.
"Twenty Years of Hus'ling" by J. P. Johnston
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In poetry:

In these bless'd French perverted days,
Whan virtue's blam'd and vice gets praise,
And folk wi' words are sae bit.
Nae wonder sober stands for fou, And drinkers roar out while they spew,
'Virtus Tandem Vicebat.'
"To The Members Of The Sober Society; Sent To The Same With An Engraving" by Hector MacNeill

In news:

Sometimes, it takes my wife and I working in tandem to get Ellie's teeth brushed .
The growth in products, in tandem with sizeable price drops, caused sales to surge over the holidays.
The most stable standard tandem canoe in Clipper 's lineup.
Food processors' ability to keep foods natural while improving their taste has risen in tandem with consumers' expectations thanks to the right stabilizers.
This hybrid design is one that, in tandem with Microsoft's Surface and the plethora of convertibles on the horizon, is poised to kill the traditional laptop.
Rise in art sales defaults comes in tandem with Asia's growing impact on the global art market.
Condo units should close escrow in tandem.
New York and Israel Philharmonics in Mahler Tandem.
SEATTLE – Bartell Drugs has launched "Rocket to the Top of the Space Needle ," a promotion being done in tandem with one of Seattle's marquee attractions.
The singer is working in tandem with a family from Franklin, Tenn. To open a modernized orphanage in Haiti.
In tandem with the growing interest in recreational paddling , the project complemented the historical use of the river as a major transportation and development resource.
(Rochester, NY) announces the iGen4 220 Perfecting Press, comprised of two iGen4 110s running in tandem, now is is available worldwide (U.
TMEIC GE will supply the electrical and automation controls system for the new Pickle Line Tandem Cold Mill (PLTCM) in China.
New Pickle Line Tandem Cold Mill: steel controls in China.
In tandem with the Postal Service's preliminary study recommending the closing of the Brevard Road mail processing center, Mark Jamison, the postmaster of Webster, N.C.
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In science:

This case is the same as above, but we take the temperature as constant in the boundary zones and solve Eq (51) in tandem with the EOS to find both hP i0 and hρi0 simultaneously.
Mapping Initial Hydrostatic Models in Godunov Codes
It is better to have a spare, shared group ontology, working in tandem with richer, but localized ontologies.
Proposal for a quantity based data model in the Virtual Observatory
This gives a surface bracket polynomial [KaV4] that can be used in tandem with Kuperberg’s results [KUP] to determine the minimal surface embedding genus for some virtual knots and links.
Virtual Biquandles
Dittner et al. (1983) carried out measurement of DR in Li-like C and B using merged beams, using a high energy ion beam from a tandem VandeGraf accelerator.
Atomic Data for X-ray Astrophysics
Using a tandem mass (MS2 ) spectrum taken from the profile dataset described earlier (Alves et al., 2007b), we illustrate in Table 1 two search results in the human protein database with the annotated SAPs and PTMs turned off (a) and on (b) respectively.
RAId DbS: A Mass-Spectrometry Based Peptide Identification Web Server with Knowledge Integration
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