Definition of isometrically in US English:

isometrically

adverb

  • See isometric

    • ‘The authors solve this problem for isometrically coiled shells in a very elegant manner that takes advantage of the spiral curves' inherent geometry.’
    • ‘Afterward, you should feel a greater pump in the isometrically contracted arm because you recruited many more muscle fibers.’
    • ‘Squeeze your contracted muscle isometrically as you complete each rep to intensify the effort and maximize the pump.’
    • ‘Your abdominal and erector spinae muscles isometrically contract to stabilize your torso as you move.’
    • ‘The first simulations involved static rigid-beam models, assuming the mandible to be nonflexible and muscles to contract isometrically.’
    • ‘Muscle tension was recorded isometrically under a resting tension of 10 mN as reported previously.’

Pronunciation

isometrically

/-ik(ə)lē/