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Synonyms for skimmer

a rapid superficial reader

Related Words

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

a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown

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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In Dec 2017, more than Rs10 million was stolen from 559 accounts in various banks through the use of skimmer devices.
Experts say the Indian Skimmer ( Rynchops albicollis) may soon become extinct if corrective measures are not taken immediately.
Your business could have a skimmer in place without you knowing about it for an extended period of time.
Secondplaced Pete Armstrong put 30lb 10oz of skimmers on the scales, and in third Tony Harrison weighed in 27lb 10oz bag of skimmer bream.
Earlier this month, a huge Taiwanese oil skimmer called A Whale was pressed into service by BP to help the company contain the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Data warehouse and analytic appliances provider Netezza Corporation (NYSE:NZ) announced on Monday the Netezza Skimmer data warehouse appliance, the latest addition to its family of analytic appliances.
com/079) oil skimmer - with1/2" x 12" plastic disk and 110v fan-cooled gear motor - is a compact, economical powerhouse for removing unwanted tramp oils from coolants and parts washers.
is an exhibitor at Worldwide Food Expo 2007 in Chicago (booth #$4575) and will showcase its Model 6V oil skimmer, which continuously removes oily wastes that float on the surface of water.
The obvious reason to use an oil skimmer is to remove oil from water.
The present experimental study is dealing with the effect of varying the operating parameters on the performance of belt skimmer.
Victoria Broje, now a spill-response specialist with Shell Global Solutions in Houston, had joined Keller's lab with the goal of improving the efficiency of skimmer technology.
The Tote-It[R] portable oil skimmer includes a removable trough designed to make clean up and oil disposal easier.
Whether you are looking for a portable or a heavy-duty oil skimmer to remove floating hydrocarbons, CEP's skimmers will meet the need for recovering high oil/water ratios in the most adverse or limited access conditions.
Skimmer trawls have been documented in Louisiana, North Carolina, and, more recently, in other coastal states in the Gulf of Mexico (Epperly et al.
Like the standard PetroXtractor, the Solar Skimmer unit comes with any of three belt widths that accommodate usage with 2-, 4- and 6-in.