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Definition of Ergon

Ergon
Ergon Er"gon, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? work.] (Physics) (a) Work, measured in terms of the quantity of heat to which it is equivalent. (b) = Erg.

Meaning of Ergon from wikipedia

- Ergon may refer to: Ergon, alien from TV's Doctor Who Ergon, concept from Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics that is most often translated as function, task...
- Ergon Energy is a subsidiary company of Energy Queensland Limited (EQL) a Government owned corporation owned by the Government of Queensland. It distributes...
- Ergon, Inc. is a privately owned company based in Jackson, Mississippi. Founded by Leslie Lampton in 1954 with two employees, the company now makes approximately...
- The Tri-Ergon sound-on-film system was developed from around 1919 by three German inventors, Josef Engl (1893–1942), Joseph M****olle (1889–1957), and...
- Ethics. Aristotle taught that virtue has to do with the proper function (ergon) of a thing. An eye is only a good eye in so much as it can see, because...
- has the symbol erg. The erg is not an SI unit. Its name is derived from ergon (ἔργον), a Gr**** word meaning 'work' or 'task'. An erg is the amount of...
- was lost: early Doric ϝέργον /wérgon/, English work, Attic Gr**** ἔργον /érgon/. PIE and Mycenaean labiovelars changed to plain stops (labials, dentals...
- of energy, the erg (first suggested by Clausius in 1864, under the name ergon, and officially adopted in 1882). Already in 1928 there were serious complaints...
- amount of work done by human muscles Ergometer comes from the Gr**** words ergon (ἔργον), meaning work, and metron (μέτρον), meaning measure. "Ergometer"...
- (γεωργός, georgós) is a compound of ge (γῆ, ge, "earth", "soil") and ergon (ἔργον, érgon, "task", "undertaking", "work"). It is one of the most usual given...
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