erg
Pronunciation Noun

erg (plural ergs)

  1. The unit of work or energy, being the amount of work done by a force of one dyne applied through a distance of one centimeter. Equal to 10−7 joules.
Translations
  • Russian: эрг
  • Spanish: ergio
Noun

erg (plural ergs)

  1. (geomorphology) A large desert region of sand dunes with little or no vegetation, especially in the Sahara.
Noun

erg (plural ergs)

  1. (rowing, slang) An ergometer.
Verb

erg (ergs, present participle erging; past and past participle erged)

  1. (rowing, slang, transitive, intransitive) To use an ergometer.
    I erg every morning.
    She erged a steady state piece.

ERG
Noun

erg (plural ergs)

  1. (chemistry) Initialism of electron-releasing group
Synonyms Antonyms Proper noun
  1. (UK, politics) Initialism of European Research Group a Eurosceptic/pro-Brexit publicly funded political activist group subdivision of the UK Conservatives



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