From the Hindi word mulmull which means muslin. A soft, fine, pliable cotton fabric originally produced in Bengal, north east India. Although mull is commonly used in garments, plain mull is also used in book binding. See also muslin.
reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
a transmission sampling technique where the sample is ground, then dispersed in an oil or mulling agent. The mixture is then sandwiched between two KBr windows and placed in the infrared beam for analysis.