adjective er·go·dic \(ˌ)ər-ˈgä-dik, -ˈgō-\

Definition of ergodic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a process in which every sequence or sizable sample is equally representative of the whole (as in regard to a statistical parameter)

  2. 2 :  involving or relating to the probability that any state will recur; especially :  having zero probability that any state will never recur


play \ˌər-gə-ˈdi-sə-tē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of ergodic

International Scientific Vocabulary erg- + -ode

First Known Use: 1926

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