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Definition of Dwarf
DwarfDwarf Dwarf, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dwarfed; p. pr. & vb. n.
To hinder from growing to the natural size; to make or keep
small; to stunt. --Addison.
Even the most common moral ideas and affections . . .
would be stunted and dwarfed, if cut off from a
spiritual background. --J. C.
Dwarf Dwarf, v. i.
To become small; to diminish in size.
Strange power of the world that, the moment we enter
it, our great conceptions dwarf. --Beaconsfield.
DwarfDwarf Dwarf, n.; pl. Dwarfs. [OE. dwergh, dwerf, dwarf, AS.
dweorg, dweorh; akin to D. dwerg, MHG. twerc, G. zwerg, Icel.
dvergr, Sw. & Dan. dverg; of unknown origin.]
An animal or plant which is much below the ordinary size of
its species or kind; especially, a diminutive human being.
Note: During the Middle Ages dwarfs as well as fools shared
the favor of courts and the nobility.
Note: Dwarf is used adjectively in reference to anything much
below the usual or normal size; as, dwarf tree; dwarf
Dwarf elder (Bot.), danewort.
Dwarf wall (Arch.), a low wall, not as high as the story of
a building, often used as a garden wall or fence. --Gwilt.
Meaning of Dwarf from wikipedia
(mythology), a being
from Germanic mythology
and folklore Dwarf
, a person
with dwarfism Dwarf
is a widely
used, standardized debugging
data format. DWARF
was originally designed along
and Linkable Format
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, also called
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(formally) to a rabbit
with the dwarfing
gene, or (informally) to any small breed
of domestic rabbit
- Hertzsprung–Russell diagram Spectral
type Brown dwarfs White dwarfs
Red dwarfs Subdwarfs
") Subgiants Giants Bright giants
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