Ergographic
Ergograph Er"go*graph, n. [Gr. ? work + -graph.] An instrument for measuring and recording the work done by a single muscle or set of muscles, the rate of fatigue, etc. -- {Er`go*graph"ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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