AP Stylebook updates, 11/30

check-in (n. and adj.), check in (v.)

checkout (n. and adj.), check out (v.)

dwarf

The preferred term for people with a medical or genetic condition resulting in short stature, plural is dwarfs

midget

Considered offensive when used to describe a person of short stature, dwarf is the preferred term for people with that medical or genetic condition (see dwarf)

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