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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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Skim milk extender was also found efficient to conserve quality of ram semen at liquid storage compared to sodium citrate, Bioxcell(r) and Tris extenders (Kulaksiz et al.
Don't try to be funny by attempting to skim a massively inappropriate stone.
Snow Brand reused milk from the 70 bags to make powdered skim milk on April 10, the officials said.
Even without "fat free" labeling or other enhancements, skim milk volume was up 8 percent in 1996, compared with a 1.
Only in the late 1980s did American consumption of skim and low-fat milk surpass that of whole milk.
Business owners typically skim cash revenues to avoid payment of income taxes.
It seems that heavy rocks don't skim as well as lighter ones.
What has less fat, calories and lactose than skim milk, approval from U.
When they transform into winged adults, they climb onto a rock, then skim to shore.
But these dinosaurs are being elbowed aside by a new generation of cheeses that use skim milk and gums to slash the fat--in some cases down to zero.
On a winter day it's hard to resist a cup of cocoa--and if made with skim milk, it can be low in fat as well as nutritious.
Added skim milk cuts the fat in half (to 5 grams per ounce).
Thousands looked on at the Sno-Kona Pond Skim, brought annually to the mountain by Kona Brewing Company.
Subsidies for skim milk powder have disappeared altogether.
The MSE 400 milk separator makes use of their 'soft-stream' process to reduce shearing forces and skim the product gently, to achieve optimum skimming efficiency.