h muller


[myoo-ler, muhl-er, mil-]
Hermann Joseph, 1890–1967, U.S. geneticist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1946.
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muller (ˈmʌlə)
a flat heavy implement of stone or iron used to grind material against a slab of stone
[C15: probably from mullen to grind to powder; compare Old English myl dust]

Muller (ˈmʌlə)
Hermann Joseph. 1890--1967, US geneticist, noted for his work on the transmutation of genes by X-rays: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1946

Müller (German ˈmylər)
1.  Friedrich Max (ˈfriːdrɪç maks). 1823--1900, British Sanskrit scholar born in Germany
2.  See Regiomontanus Johann (joˈhan).
3.  Johannes Peter (joˈhanəs ˈpeːtər). 1801--58, German physiologist, anatomist, and experimental psychologist
4.  Paul Hermann (paul ˈhɛrman). 1899--1965, Swiss chemist. He synthesized DDT (1939) and discovered its use as an insecticide: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1948

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Muller Mul·ler (mŭl'ər), Hermann Joseph. 1890-1967.

American geneticist. He won a 1946 Nobel Prize for the study of the hereditary effect of x-rays on genes.

Müller Mül·ler (mŭl'ər, myōō'lər, mü'-), Johannes Peter. 1801-1858.

German physiologist who studied the physiology of the nerves and sense organs and described (1825) the müllerian duct.

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