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ergo-1

1.
a combining form meaning “work”:
ergograph.
Also, especially before a vowel, erg-.
Origin
combining form representing Greek érgon

ergo-2

1.
a combining form of ergot:
ergotoxine.
Origin
< French
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ergo- in Medicine

ergo- pref.
Work: ergometer.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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