dwarfism definition

  • noun:
    • A pathological problem of arrested growth having different causes. Also called nanism.
    • the health of becoming a dwarf.
    • hawaii to be a dwarf or dwarfed; dwarfishness.
    • a genetic abnormality causing short stature
    • A pathological problem of arrested growth having various causes. Also called nanism.
    • the health of being a dwarf.
    • The state of being a dwarf or dwarfed; dwarfishness.
    • a genetic problem leading to quick stature

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