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Synonyms for skim

remove

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scan

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Synonyms for skim

to strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected

to make light and momentary contact with, as in passing

to pass quickly and lightly through the air

to look through reading matter casually

light and momentary contact with another person or thing

Synonyms for skim

a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid

reading or glancing through quickly

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travel on the surface of water

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move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of

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examine hastily

cause to skip over a surface

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coat (a liquid) with a layer

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remove from the surface

read superficially

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used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed

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Late-season" skim milk, which is primarily available from countries where milking is seasonal and cows are grass fed, is high in orotic acid, a substance known to promote uric acid removal by the kidneys, explained Dr.
Skim is recommended for high school readers; it is rife with some of life's grit and made poetic with its use of metaphors, symbols and motifs.
If you miss another bloke's skim, always overestimate the number of bounces he scored.
Regardless of who skims money or the method used, the accounting effect is the same: Revenue will be lower than it should be but the cost of producing that revenue will remain constant.
Skimz-lt is a stationary skim net that collects 90 percent of the surface debris before it sinks, eliminating the hand-skimming chore.
It may also be administered with other liquids such as skim milk, juice, coffee or tea or with a light meal, such as dry toast with jelly, juice and coffee with skim milk and sugar; or corn flakes, skim milk and sugar.
To produce very sharp outside corners, skim cuts are made.
It looks and tastes like half & half, but it's made mostly of skim milk (and a little carrageenan for body) instead of half cream and half whole milk.
Copper alloy foundries should: use the melt cover that is appropriate for the specific alloy; control the amount used; monitor and control the impurity content of carbonaceous melt covers; and optimize cover use, skimming practice and melt loss in the skim commensurate with the melt quality necessary to produce specific castings.
Cool soups and gravies and skim the fat off with a spoon before you reheat them.
ATM fraud is one of the banking industry's fastest growing crimes, with high-tech criminals using increasingly sophisticated methods to skim customers' credit card data and PIN numbers at teller machines in order to access and remove funds from victims' accounts.
We would have to rev up our sleds and skim across 3 feet of powder.
Highly organised criminals bribe or threaten people working in petrol stations, restaurants and shops to skim customer cards for them.
underreported the quantity of powdered skim milk made at a Hokkaido plant on April 1 that was later linked to widespread food poisonings in western Japan, health officials in Hokkaido said Tuesday.
When they transform into winged adults, they climb onto a rock, then skim to shore.