Definitions of skimmer

n a cooking utensil used to skim fat from the surface of liquids

Type of:
cooking utensil, cookware
a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking

n a rapid superficial reader

Type of:
a person who can read; a literate person

n a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown

Panama, Panama hat, boater, leghorn, sailor, straw hat
Type of:
chapeau, hat, lid
headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

n gull-like seabird that flies along the surface of the water with an elongated lower mandible immersed to skim out food

Type of:
coastal diving bird
gull family; skimmer family; jaeger family; auk family

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