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mull

(of soils, usually in woodlands) having no raw humus layer and usually having a high population of earthworms.
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Mull has held a wide range of diplomatic positions, according to his biography on the State Department website.
On the family's trip to Mull, they had a barbecue on the beach at Calgary Bay and used a few sticks for a small bonfire
This Mull of Kintyre," she inquired, obviously intrigued.
11 Just down the road from the ferry is the Isle of Mull Hotel, a classy three-star place that has the feel of a 60s American lakeside palace of the kind you might see in a Cary Grant film - all orange carpets, round glass-and-wood coffee tables and heavy Scotch glasses.
Mull Of Killough was the best British performer in the Singapore Airlines International Cup at Kranji
The OC ratio of the humus horizons and the forest floor shows that in the case of mull HC types the OC was accumulated predominantly into the mineral part of the soil profile (mean coefficient is >10), or this type of HC is characterized by endogenic sequestration of SOM.
Our three-day adventure started as we alighted the ferry at Craignure and hit the mainly single lane roads of Mull.
From Oban, on the mainland, where many visitors arrive on their way to the Mull and Iona, the seaward view is dominated by the rocky peaks and green slopes of the mountains.
Mull is perhaps the most easily accessible of the Inner Hebridean islands with regular Caledonian MacBrayne ferries sailing from Oban.
As a result of the Mull s work and the many others they teamed with, production has increased, jobs have been created and lives have been improved.
Beginning with book one in 2006, each has been a New York Times best seller -- the series has sold more than 650,000 copies, according to Nielsen Bookscan -- and Mull says a movie is now in the works.
Trained by Aidan O'Brien for Sue Magnier, Mull Of Kintyre won two races as a juvenile, including the Group 2 Gimcrack Stakes.