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Oxford dictionary definition of the word dwarf:
noun (plural dwarfs or dwarves /dwɔːvz/)
1(in folklore or fantasy literature) a member of a mythical race of short, stocky human-like creatures who are generally skilled in mining and metalworking.
an abnormally small person.
[as modifier] denoting something, especially an animal or plant, which is much smaller than the usual size for its type or species:
a dwarf conifer
2 (also dwarf star) Astronomy a star of relatively small size and low luminosity, including the majority of main sequence stars.
cause to seem small or insignificant in comparison:
the buildings surround and dwarf All Saints church
stunt the growth or development of:
(as adjective dwarfed)
the dwarfed but solid branch of a tree
Old English dweorg, dweorh, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch dwerg and German Zwerg