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Synonyms for dwarf

tower above or over

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tower above or over

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gnome

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Synonyms for dwarf

a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man

a plant or animal that is atypically small

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make appear small by comparison

check the growth of

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The team found 17 brown dwarfs that were paired with red dwarfs, one pair of brown dwarfs, and only one brown dwarf that was paired with a planet that was neither red or brown dwarf.
2 Red Dwarf XII boasts a series of star guests, including The Inbetweeners James Buckley, Johnny Vegas, The Hobbit's Ryan Gage and Helen George of Call the Midwife.
It isn't a brown dwarf exactly with a mass 12 times Jupiter's, OST44 lies right on the planet-brown dwarf boundary.
The newly found dwarf, designated d1005+68, belongs to a nearby galaxy group known as the M81 Group.
The 97 oral presentations and 53 poster papers in this collection cover white dwarf samples, surveys, and luminosity functions; SN Ia connection; white dwarfs with planetary systems; atmospheres: composition and evolution; pulsating and variable white dwarfs; structure, stellar evolution, and fundamental physics; and white dwarfs in binaries, cataclysmic variables.
In May, a team of astronomers announced that they have discovered a small substellar "failure" called a brown dwarf that once had been a true star--before it was ravaged by its hungry white dwarf companion.
But there's a problem: Such a white dwarf should be heavier than the sun, and this newly discovered misfit appears to have about half as much mass.
Our dwarf lupins are supplied as 6cm module plants.
Participants at the August 2012 workshop share recent results from the Kepler survey and earth-based observatories, the discovery of low mass white dwarfs, and simulations of DA white dwarfs, DQ white dwarfs, and white dwarf mergers.
One brown dwarf, MOA-2007-BLG-192L, hosts a small world that is nearly 3.
BIRMINGHAM Hippodrome is to stage Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - without the dwarfs.
Essam Shehata, who describes himself as a short man, not a dwarf, is very involved in the world of dwarves.
Sadly, my day of action has met with a lukewarm response from dwarf support agencies.
But dwarf actors have branded producers cheapskates and warned audiences will not be thrilled when they discover the cast are a bunch of children One, theatrical agent Peter Burroughs, said: "It's tradition to have dwarfs.
This type of dwarf appears in the first tale of Die Wichtelmanner, where a poor shoemaker is helped by two dwarfs.