\\ˈnāˌnȯid, ˈnaˌ-\ adjective
Etymology: nan- + -oid
: having an abnormally small body : dwarfish

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/nan"oyd, nay"noyd/, adj. Med.
[1855-60; < Gk nân(os) dwarf + -OID]

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nanoid, a. rare—0.
[f. L. nānus dwarf + -oid.]
Resembling a dwarf, dwarf-like.
Mayne Expos. Lex.

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