muller: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mul'ur), [key]
  1. an implement of stone or other substance with a flat base for grinding paints, powders, etc., on a slab of stone or the like.
  2. any of various mechanical devices for grinding.


Pronunciation: (mul'ur), [key]
  1. a person or thing that mulls.
  2. a container for mulling an alcoholic beverage over a fire.


Pronunciation: (my'lur, mul'ur, mil'-), [key]
  1. 1890–1967, U.S. geneticist: Nobel prize for medicine 1946.


Pronunciation: (mul'ur Ger. my'lur), [key]
  1. 1823–1900, English Sanskrit scholar and philologist born in Germany.
  2. (“Regiomontanus”), 1436–76, German mathematician and astronomer.
  3. 1801–58, German physiologist and comparative anatomist.
  4. 1794–1827, German poet.
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