[ur-guh-graf, -grahf]
an instrument that records the amount of work done when a muscle contracts.

1890–95; ergo-1 + -graph

ergographic [ur-guh-graf-ik] , adjective Unabridged
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ergograph (ˈɜːɡəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf)
an instrument that measures and records the amount of work a muscle does during contraction, its rate of fatigue, etc

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ergograph er·go·graph (ûr'gə-grāf')
A device for measuring the work capacity of a muscle or group of muscles during contraction.

er'go·graph'ic adj.
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