Muller

[myoo-ler, muhl-er, mil-]
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British Dictionary definitions for hermann muller

muller

noun
  1. a flat heavy implement of stone or iron used to grind material against a slab of stone

Word Origin for muller

C15: probably from mullen to grind to powder; compare Old English myl dust

Muller

noun
  1. 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

noun
  1. Friedrich Max (ˈfriːdrɪç maks). 1823–1900, British Sanskrit scholar born in Germany
  2. Johann (joˈhan).See Regiomontanus
  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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hermann muller in Medicine

Muller

[mŭlər]Hermann Joseph 1890-1967
  1. American geneticist. He won a 1946 Nobel Prize for the study of the hereditary effect of x-rays on genes.

Müller

[mŭlər, myōōlər, mü-]Johannes Peter 1801-1858
  1. German physiologist who studied the physiology of the nerves and sense organs and described (1825) the müllerian duct.
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