\mˈʌlə], \mˈʌlə], \m_ˈʌ_l_ə]\
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Mull, steatin; one of a group of pharmaceutical preparations (mullce) in the National Formulary, formerly called unguentum extensum; it is an ointment, consisting of the medicinal agent in a base of a mixture of suet and lard with the occasional addition of wax or lead plaster, spread on mull, or soft muslin.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
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- An operation remobilize footplate of the stapes to relieve conductive hearing impairment caused by its immobilization through otosclerosis or middle ear disease. (Stedman, 26th ed)