“Midget” is a term that has historically been used to refer to individuals with dwarfism, which is a medical condition that affects the growth of bones and cartilage. However, the term is now considered derogatory and offensive, as it can be seen as a form of discrimination against people with dwarfism. The term “midget” is dehumanizing and can perpetuate harmful stereotypes. It is important to use respectful and inclusive language when referring to individuals with dwarfism, such as “person with dwarfism” or simply using their name. It is important to recognize and respect the dignity and humanity of all individuals, regardless of their physical characteristics.

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