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ergo-(word root) work
Examples of words with the root ergo-: ergograph
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[C14: from Latin: therefore]
(Rowing) informal short for ergometer2
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er•go(ˈɜr goʊ, ˈɛr goʊ)
[1350–1400; < Latin]
a combining form meaning “work”: ergograph.Also, esp. before a vowel, erg-.
[comb. form representing Greek érgon]
a combining form representing ergot: ergonovine.
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A Latin word meaning therefore or hence.
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|Adv.||1.||ergo - (used as a sentence connector) therefore or consequently|
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conjunction therefore, so, then, thus, hence, consequently, accordingly, for that reason, in consequence Neither side had an incentive to start a war. Ergo, peace would reign.
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ergo[ˈɜːgəʊ] CONJ (frm or hum) → ergo
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ergo[ˈɜːgəʊ] adv → ergo
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