Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to ergometric: ergonomic


An instrument for measuring the amount of work done by a muscle or group of muscles.

[Greek ergon, work; see werg- in Indo-European roots + -meter.]

er′go·met′ric (ûr′gə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(General Physics) relating to a measure of work or energy
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Integrality of care also requires some specialized support, in particular, the cardiologist, diagnostic and therapeutic support for the management of this health problem, like an electrocardiogram (ECG), ergometric test, echocardiogram, Holter and Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABPM) (11,12).
Finally, [DELTA]VT/[DELTA]lnVE can be obtained using a simple ventilometry during ergometric tests, indicating the large potential of breathing pattern measurements to be routinely used for detecting early ventilatory abnormalities.
All athletes were submitted to the same test using ergometric rowing (Concept II - VT, USA).
After the mattress and fixed scale program, the experimental group subjects peddled for 10 minutes on the ergometric bicycle.
The effects of trimetazidine on ergometric parameters in exercise-induced angina.
Evaluation of ischemic heart disease and its primary risk factors by ergometric studies at the Mecsek Ore Mining Company.
High Intensity, Interval Exercise Improves Quality of Life, Ventricular Diastolic Function, Ergometric Capacity and Psychological Status of Patients with Chronic Heart Failure: A Phase III Randomized Clinical Trial.
Students will train four times a week and attend seminars and lectures, undergo ergometric tests and see sports psychologists.
The WT was performed on an Ergometric 894 E Peak Bike (Monark Exercise AB, Varberg, Sweden) against a resistance of 75 g.[kg.sup.-1] body weight (4.41 J.pedal [revolution.sup.-1].