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Midget is a term for a person of unusually short stature that is considered by some to be . "What is Dwarfism?". American Documentary. Retrieved ^ The World Book Dictionary. navacerrada.info pp. –. ISBN

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; however, this term is now regarded as offensive . Short stature or stunted growth during youth is usually what brings the condition to medical attention.

Woman explains why people should stop using the word "midget" to describe her dwarfism. The word “midget” is a highly offensive term to people born with dwarfism. I understand if . So I asked what is the term you use?.