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stunted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in scrubby, runty

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stunted

verb
past tense of stunt

Synonyms & Antonyms of stunted (Entry 2 of 2)

to hold back the normal growth of
  • unfortunately, an unusually dry summer seems to have permanently stunted the tree

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“Stunted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stunted. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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