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an instrument that measures the amount of work performed during muscular activity; see also dynamometer.
An instrument for measuring the degree of muscular power.
[dynamo- + G. metron, measure]
ergometer/er·gom·e·ter/ (er-gom´ĕ-ter) a dynamometer.
bicycle ergometer an apparatus for measuring the muscular, metabolic, and respiratory effects of exercise.
An instrument for measuring the amount of work done by a muscle or group of muscles.
er′go·met′ric (ûr′gə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
1. Synonym(s): dynamometer.
2. An indoor rower or pedal device used to exercise the arms and legs.
[ergo- + G. metron, measure]