[myoo-ler, muhl-er, mil-]
- Hermann Joseph,1890–1967, U.S. geneticist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1946.
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- 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
- 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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[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.
[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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