|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]|
|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|
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.