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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/
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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)
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