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side by side

1. Literally, in a line next to each other, close together and facing the same direction. Hyphenated if used as a modifier before a noun. Please place the vases side by side so we can compare them. Cyclists are being warned not to ride side by side in the street, but to stay single file.
2. In unison; simultaneously. Hyphenated if used as a modifier before a noun. I've been running two different businesses side by side for too long now—I think it's time to hire someone to take over one of them. The software allows you to run multiple operating systems side by side on the same computer.
3. United or banded together. Hyphenated if used as a modifier before a noun. The two political parties are standing side by side in opposition to this proposal. People from across the country are fighting against the dictatorship side by side.
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side by side

(of two or more people or things) lined up so their sides are adjacent. We walked side by side across the lawn.
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side by side

Next to each other, close together, as in They were walking down the street side by side when the taxi jumped the curb, or In the new Russia communism and capitalism are trying to live side by side. [c. 1200]
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ˌside by ˈside (with somebody/something)


1 close together and facing in the same direction: The two dogs lay side by side on the floor.There were two children ahead, walking side by side.
2 together, without any difficulties: Party members fought side by side with trade unionists for a change in the law.We have been using both systems, side by side, for two years.
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side by side

Next to each other; close together.
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Side by Side was established to support parents or family members who live with children with disabilities, by providing them with valuable information to take care of these children.
Side by Side was founded by the late Sue Teers in 1987 and in 2012 was awarded the 'Queens Award' for Voluntary Service.
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Eros Group introduces world's first 3-Door side by side refrigerator in the UAE Bring home style and convenience with Hitachi's latest refrigeratorEros Group, the sole distributor of world-renowned brands Samsung, Hitachi & Taurus and one of the leading players in consumer electronics, telecom and allied multi-products in the Middle East, today announced the launch of the World's first 3-Door Side by Side refrigerator from Hitachi.
Richard Moffitt, business adviser to Side by Side Productions, said: "The enterprise shows were very successful, attracting more than 950 people to five regional events, inviting budding entrepreneurs, existing business men and women and anyone who would like to be their own boss, to find out more about how to make it happen.
com, a website that places Google and Yahoo side by side on one split screen has been voted #1 search engine for doctors, lawyers, students, and researchers by Internet Times.
Side by Side Theatre is run by volunteers who operate workshops and shows involving adults with and without learning difficulties, performing alongside each other.
Our hero may well be stoned at the start of the second act as he imagines his friends invading his apartment - with a marching band, no less - to join him for ``Side by Side by Side.
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Side By Side, a Warwick-based theatre company for learningdisabled adults, were presented with a commemorative crystal and certificate signed by the Queen from Martin Dunne, Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire.
THE mother of separated twins Hassan and Hussein Benhaffaf has revealed how the pair are still sleeping side by side.
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