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dwarf US English

(In folklore or fantasy literature) a member of a mythical race of short, stocky humanlike creatures who are generally skilled in mining and metalworking

dwarf US Thesaurus

the wizard captured the dwarf

dwarf New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

considered offensive in the sense ‘abnormally small person’, but alternatives such as person of restricted growth have gained little currency

African buffalo US English

A buffalo with large horns, native to Africa south of the Sahara

red dwarf US English

A small, old, relatively cool star

brown dwarf US English

A celestial object intermediate in size between a giant planet and a small star, believed to emit mainly infrared radiation

dwarf lemur US English

A small Madagascan primate related to the mouse lemur, feeding primarily on fruit and gums

white dwarf US English

A small very dense star that is typically the size of a planet. A white dwarf is formed when a low-mass star has exhausted all its central nuclear fuel and lost its outer layers as a planetary nebula

dwarf planet US English

A celestial body resembling a small planet but lacking certain technical criteria that are required for it to be classed as such

dwarf star in dwarf US English

A star of relatively small size and low luminosity, including the majority of main sequence stars

buffalo US English

A heavily built wild ox with backswept horns, found mainly in the Old World tropics

fan palm US English

A palm with large, lobed, fan-shaped leaves

dwarf or European fan palm in fan palm US English

A palm with large, lobed, fan-shaped leaves

crested dwarf iris in iris US English

A plant with sword-shaped leaves and showy flowers, typically purple, yellow, or white. Native to both Eurasia and North America, it is widely cultivated as an ornamental