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ergograph

 [er´go-graf]
an instrument for measuring work done in muscular action.
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er·go·graph

(er'gō-graf),
An instrument for recording the amount of work done by muscular contractions, or the amplitude of contraction.
[ergo- + G. graphō, to write]
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ergograph

(ûr′gə-grăf′)
n.
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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er·go·graph

(ĕr'gō-graf)
An instrument for recording the amount of work done by muscular contractions, or the amplitude of contraction.
[ergo- + G. graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Aims and Objectives: The aim of this study was to assess the gender differences in muscle functions using hand-grip dynamometer, Mosso's ergograph, bicycle ergometer, and respiratory endurance in young adults.