Definitions for ergodicity-gəˈdɪs ɪ ti
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pertaining to the condition that, in an interval of sufficient duration, a system will return to states that are closely similar to previous ones: the basis of statistical methods used in modern dynamics and atomic theory.
* Math., Statistics..
Origin of ergodic:
1925–30; erg - + Gk (h)od(ós) way, road + -ic
er`go•dic′i•ty-gəˈdɪs ɪ ti(n.)
an attribute of stochastic systems; generally, a system that tends in probability to a limiting form that is independent of the initial conditions
The condition of being ergodic
The extent to which something is ergodic