- A genetic or pathological condition that is characterized by short stature and undersize. Abnormal skeletal growth usually results in an adult who is significantly below the average height.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- Condition of being undersized as a result of premature arrest of skeletal growth.
Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.