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Mules appears in the following tongue twister:

  • On mules we find two legs behind and two we find before.
    We stand behind before we find what those behind be for.
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Definition of the verb Mules

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  1. [transitive] To remove skin from (an animal) to prevent myiasis.


Mules: The Kansas City Mule and St. Louis Mule were a pair of 283-mile passenger trains operated by Amtrak running between St. Louis and Kansas City, Missouri as part of the Missouri Service train network. Also operating over this route was the Ann Rutledge, which originated in Chicago. In January 2009, Amtrak consolidated these trains under the name Missouri River Runner.


Mules a.k.a. Mule: A mule is the offspring of a male donkey and a female horse. Horses and donkeys are different species, with different numbers of chromosomes. Of the two F1 hybrids between these two species, a mule is easier to obtain than a hinny, which is the product of a female donkey and a male horse.

  • also known as Мул, 骡

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Google previewThe Difference Place Makes (2002)

Gender, Sexuality, and Diaspora Identity by Angeletta K. M. Gourdine

Mules is an artfully constructed collection of fictive folktales that, like Possessing, is outfitted with explanatory notes and...

Google previewUnderstanding Social Engineering Based Scams (2016)

by Markus Jakobsson

Consequently, identifying money mules is an important task. In this chapter, we describe a study carried out on the personals section of Craigslist that identifies common methods of romance scammers, and we describe methods used for attack ...

Google previewFeet and Footwear: A Cultural Encyclopedia (2009)

by Margo DeMello

Mules, or slippers made with just a vamp and no quarters, arose in the Middle East and were favored by Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. The term mule comes from the Latin mulleus calceus, which indicated the red slippers worn by ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Antarctic (2007)

by Beau Riffenburgh

The mules arrived in New Zealand in September 1911, equipped with rugs and leg coverings lined with thick felt and laced with canvas. These were manufactured at the Elgin Mills, Cawnpore. Eye shades, head pieces, and tethering chains ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare, 2nd Edition [2 volumes] (2009)

Second Edition by Marc Bekoff

Mules, which are a hybrid created by mating a male donkey and a female horse, had been the main means of transport in most theaters of war since the Roman and Greek armies used them for pack work and riding. Animal transport was still ...

Google previewThe Horse Encyclopedia (2016)

by Elwyn Hartley Edwards

mules,. and. hinnies. The familiar gray-coated donkey and the two groups of wild ass (Asiatic and African) belong to the genus Equus, while the mule and the hinny are hybrids between a horse and a donkey. All these equines are renowned ...

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Small photo of Peasant with his mule loaded with food walks through a mountain in Antioquia. This is a Paisa tradition and these peasants who walk with their mules are known as muleteersSmall photo of Cold Moscow Mules cocktail with ginger beer, vodka, lime Grey stone background Copy spaceSmall photo of Cold Moscow Mules - Ginger Beer, lime and Vodka on barSmall photo of A mule, the offspring of a male donkey (jack) and a female horse (mare). Mules are reputed to be more patient, hardy and long-lived than horses, and are less obstinate and more intelligent than donkeySmall photo of Icy Cold Moscow Mules with Ginger Beer and VodkaSmall photo of Mule Deers | Sequoia National Park Mule deers are a deer indigenous to western North America; named for their ears, which are large like those of mulesSmall photo of two mules packed More...

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Riding Mules # 6 - How to buy a Mule - English Language - TvAgro por Juan Gonzalo Angel

Twitter @juangangel A mule is the offspring of a male donkey (jack) and a female horse (mare). Horses and donkeys are different species, with different ...

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Friends and mules fail us at hard passes.
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Scrabble value of M3U1L1E1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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