[ree-jee-oh-mon-tey-nuh s, -tah-, rej-ee-; German rey-gee-oh-mohn-tah-noo s]
[muhl-er; German my-luh r]
- Frie·drich Max [free-drik maks; German free-drikh mahks] /ˈfri drɪk mæks; German ˈfri drɪx mɑks/, 1823–1900, English Sanskrit scholar and philologist born in Germany.
- Jo·hann [yoh-hahn] /ˈyoʊ hɑn/, Regiomontanus, 1436–76, German mathematician and astronomer.
- Jo·han·nes Pe·ter [yoh-hah-nuh s pey-ter] /yoʊˈhɑ nəs ˈpeɪ tər/, 1801–58, German physiologist and comparative anatomist.
- Karl Alex,born 1927, Swiss physicist, codiscoverer of superconductivity: Nobel prize 1987.
- Wil·helm [vil-helm] /ˈvɪl hɛlm/, 1794–1827, German poet.
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- original name Johann Müller . 1436–76, German mathematician and astronomer, who furthered the development of trigonometry
- 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
- Friedrich Max (ˈfriːdrɪç maks). 1823–1900, British Sanskrit scholar born in Germany
- Johann (joˈhan).See Regiomontanus
- Johannes Peter (joˈhanəs ˈpeːtər). 1801–58, German physiologist, anatomist, and experimental psychologist
- 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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- American geneticist. He won a 1946 Nobel Prize for the study of the hereditary effect of x-rays on genes.
- German physiologist who studied the physiology of the nerves and sense organs and described (1825) the müllerian duct.
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