muller muller  /ˈmə lər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) Swiss chemist who synthesized DDT and discovered its use as an insecticide (1899-1965)
  2. (n) Swiss physicist who studied superconductivity (born in 1927)
  3. (n) German physiologist and anatomist (1801-1858)
  4. (n) German mathematician and astronomer (1436-1476)
  5. (n) British philologist (born in Germany) who specialized in Sanskrit (1823-1900)
  6. (n) United States geneticist who studied the effects of X-rays on genes (1890-1967)
  7. (n) a reflective thinker characterized by quiet contemplation
  8. (n) a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone
  9. (n) a vessel in which wine is mulled

News

  1. FBI Admits using Drones for Surveillance

    Intelligence officials head back to Capitol Hill Thursday for hearings on NSA's collection of phone and internet data, but Wednesday FBI director Robert Muller admitted the agency's use of drones for domestic surveillance.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WCAV Charlottesville

  2. What would Douglass think?

    Author John Muller says the abolitionist wouldn't be a big fan of affirmative action in 2013.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Politico

  3. Around Here for June 19

    • Jessica Muller, Gadsden, a senior at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., recently became a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Gadsden Times

Quotes

  • "The most important thing is for the coach to be able to pick from all the squad except for Muller," said Bierhoff, who believes Joachim Low can work around Muller's absence.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Oliver Bierhoff Source: The Daily Star

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