physiologic dwarf


An undersized person whose development has been symmetrical and at a normal rate, but less extensive than normal.

Nearby words

  1. physiography,
  2. physiol.,
  3. physiologic antidote,
  4. physiologic congestion,
  5. physiologic cup,
  6. physiologic equilibrium,
  7. physiologic excavation,
  8. physiologic hypertrophy,
  9. physiologic jaundice,
  10. physiologic leukocytosis

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