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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwarfism

Dwarfism, also known as short stature, occurs when an organism is extremely small. In humans ... Historically, the term "midget" was used to describe proportionate dwarfs; ... Although that is short in a relative context, that does not fall into the extreme ..... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

www.lpaonline.org/faq-

I've heard that car airbags can be dangerous to people of short stature. ... Such terms as dwarf, little person, LP, and person of short stature are all acceptable, but most ... You can find out more at the National Highway Transportation Safety  ...

www.disability-benefits-help.org/forum/do-i-qualify-midget-disability-411

Jul 21, 2011 ... I am 4' 11" tall and i am wondering if I qualify for disability? ... If you are simply under 4'5 and do not have a disability, you will not ... actually it's 4' 10" to be considered a midget. Top ... Someone who is 4"11 but was not diagnosed with dwarfism by a doctor at a young age is just short.

www.diffen.com/difference/Dwarf_vs_Midget

A dwarf is an extremely short adult who is less than 58 inches tall. ... Both midgets and dwarfs have to suffer the psychological or social problems associated with .... Do you know how hard it is to find sexy shoes in the kid's size 2 section??? -_-.

www.quora.com/Is-there-a-legal-height-threshold-to-be-defined-as-a-midget

Little People of America (LPA) FAQ. Q: What is the definition of dwarfism? A: Little People of ... As I have found with the two girls, you have to be careful how you talk about their height, in terms of ... The terms dwarf, little person, LP, and person of short stature are all acceptable, but most people would rather be referred to by  ...

www.reference.com/health/legal-height-classification-midget-d1a3d3887e5e9b16

How tall does a Japanese Dwarf Red Maple grow? ... born as dwarves or midgets because of a random genetic error, most inherit the gene for short stature from ...

www.daaa.org/frequently-asked-questions.html

Who is eligible to compete? ... Medical clearance from a physician confirming that you are physically able to compete and it is safe for you to compete. ... Athletes with have long limbs and short trunk; Athletes with short limbs in relation to an average sized trunk, yet ... Does a DAAA competitor need to join any organization .

www.bankrate.com/finance/college-finance/17-bizarre-scholarships-you-may-qualify-1.aspx

You need not even speak Klingon, but you must be a language student and be creative. ... A short essay on being tall can pick up a fat check of $1,000. ... I am 4' 10 but proportioned so therefore qualify as a legal "midget" and not a dwarf.

blogs.discovermagazine.com/sciencenotfiction/2011/04/22/is-being-too-short-a-disability

Apr 22, 2011 ... He went on to say that this could qualify as “idiopathic short stature syndrom.” And that we could potentially get our son on HGH (actually, ...

rare-diseases-conditions.knoji.com/what-is-the-difference-between-a-dwarf-and-a-midget

Apr 9, 2012 ... Do shorter people prefer to be called midgets, dwarfs, or little people? How short does a person have to be to be considered a dwarf?