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The most widely accepted definition of a dwarf is a person with an adult height of less than 4 feet 10 inches (147cm). In older popular and medical usage, any type of marked human smallness could also be termed dwarfism. People who are affected by dwarfism are often referred to as "little people".
New species of marine scale worm give evidence of male dwarfism

New species of marine scale worm give evidence of male dwarfism

Study sheds new light on a genetic developmental disorder

Study sheds new light on a genetic developmental disorder

Study shows how plant viral protein disrupts cell division to promote its own propagation

Study shows how plant viral protein disrupts cell division to promote its own propagation