Definitions for ergonomicsˌɜr gəˈnɒm ɪks

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  1. biotechnology, bioengineering, ergonomics(noun)

    the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments

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  1. ergonomics(Noun)

    The science of the design of equipment, especially so as to reduce operator fatigue, discomfort and injury.

  2. Origin: Coined in 1950 from ἔργον + economics


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