Definitions of skimmer
  1. noun
    a cooking utensil used to skim fat from the surface of liquids
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    type of:
    cooking utensil, cookware
    a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking
  2. noun
    a rapid superficial reader
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    type of:
    a person who can read; a literate person
  3. noun
    a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown
    synonyms: Panama, Panama hat, boater, leghorn, sailor, straw hat
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    type of:
    chapeau, hat, lid
    headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
  4. noun
    gull-like seabird that flies along the surface of the water with an elongated lower mandible immersed to skim out food
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    type of:
    coastal diving bird
    gull family; skimmer family; jaeger family; auk family
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