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Webster 1913 Edition


Stunted

Stunt′ed

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Adj.
Dwarfed.
Stunt′ed-ness
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Noun.

Webster 1828 Edition


Stunted

STUNTED

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pp.
Hindered from growth or increase.

Definition 2022


stunted

stunted

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Verb

stunted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of stunt
    The plant's growth was stunted because it was placed in a closet.

Adjective

stunted (comparative more stunted, superlative most stunted)

  1. prevented from growing or developing
  2. (medicine) low height-for-age (for a person).

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