Meaning of “ergonomics” in the English Dictionary

"ergonomics" in British English

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ergonomicsnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɜː.ɡəˈnɒm.ɪks/ us /ˌɝː.ɡəˈnɑː.mɪks/
ergonomic
adjective uk /ˌɜː.ɡəˈnɒm.ɪk/ us /ˌɝː.ɡəˈnɑː.mɪk/

ergonomic design/features
ergonomically
adverb uk /ˌɜː.ɡəˈnɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌɝː.ɡəˈnɑː.mɪ.kəl.i/

(Definition of “ergonomics” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ergonomics" in Business English

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ergonomicsnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɜːɡəˈnɒmɪks/ us

the study of the design of furniture or equipment and the way this affects people's ability to work effectively:

Our designs are the result of extensive research, and combine functionality and ergonomics.

(Definition of “ergonomics” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)