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bicycle vs tandem bicycle tandem bicycle vs bicycle

bicycle and tandem bicycle both are nouns.

bicycle is a verb but tandem bicycle is not a verb.

As nouns, tandem bicycle is a hyponym of bicycle; that is, tandem bicycle is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than bicycle and tandem bicycle is a type of bicycle with the definitions:
  • a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
bicycle (noun) tandem bicycle (noun)
a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals a bicycle with two sets of pedals and two seats
bicycle (verb) tandem bicycle (verb)
ride a bicycle