achondroplastic dwarf


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achondroplastic dwarf

[¦ā‚kän·drə′plas·tik ′dwȯrf]
(medicine)
A human with short legs and arms due to achondroplasia.
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Spinal anaesthesia for emergency caesarean section in an achondroplastic dwarf.
Anesthesia for an achondroplastic dwarf presenting for urgent cesarean section.
She said Ms Loveridge - a 3ft 6in achondroplastic dwarf - often fell asleep while watching television or listening to music.