- Once known as dwarfism, this condition is now correctly called short stature.
* * *- mulibrey n. (mu′li-bra) autosomal recessive disorder with defects of liver, brain, muscle, and eyes. [from muscle, liver, brain, and eyes]
* * *na·nism 'nan-.iz-əm, 'nān- n the condition of being abnormally or exceptionally small in stature: DWARFISM
* * *na·nism (naґniz-əm) [L. nanus dwarf] dwarfism.
Medical dictionary. 2011.