SKIM

To remove impurities, whether scum or fat, from the surface of a liquid during cooking, thereby resulting in a clear, cleaner-tasting final produce.

Skim

Removing the top layer of fat and impurities that rise to the top of stocks, soups, sauces, or other liquids.
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skim

Tax-free gambling profits, as in the money taken that is not reported to the IRS.
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skim

[adj] - used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed 2. [n] - reading or glancing through quickly 3. [v] - cause to skip over a surface 4. [v] - coat with a layer 5. [v] - remove from the surface 6. [v] - read superficially
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Skim

Finishing coat of plaster
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Skim

The finishing coat of plaster.
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Skim

read to get an initial overview of the subject matter and main ideas of a passage.
Found on http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/primary/publications/literacy/63285/nls_fw

Skim

Skim (skĭm) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Skimmed (skĭmd); present participle & verbal noun Skimming .] [ Confer Swedish skymma to darken. √158. See Scum .] 1. To clear (a liquid)...
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Skim

Skim intransitive verb 1. To pass lightly; to glide along in an even, smooth course; to glide along near the surface. « Not so when swift Camilla scours the plain, Flies o'er the unbending corn, and skims along the main.» Pope. 2. To hasten along with superf...
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Skim

Skim adjective Contraction of Skimming and Skimmed . Skim coat , the final or finishing coat of plaster. -- Skim colter , a colter for paring off the surface of land. -- Skim milk , skimmed milk; milk from which the cream has been taken.
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Skim

Skim noun Scum; refuse. Bryskett.
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skim

skimmed adjective used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed; `yogurt made with skim milk`; `she can drink skimmed milk but should avoid butter`
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skim

skimming noun reading or glancing through quickly
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skim

noun a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid; `there was a thin skim of oil on the water`
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skim

cream off verb remove from the surface; `skim cream from the surface of milk`
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skim

verb cause to skip over a surface; `Skip a stone across the pond`
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Skim

• (a.) Contraction of Skimming and Skimmed. • (v. i.) To put on the finishing coat of plaster. • (v. i.) To pass lightly; to glide along in an even, smooth course; to glide along near the surface. • (v. t.) To pass near the surface of; to brush the surface of; to glide swiftly along the surface of. • (v. t.) Fig.: To read o...
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SKIM

Sentry Key Imobilizer Module
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Skim

To ladle or spoon off excess fat or scum from the surface of a liquid.
Found on http://www.wrenscottage.com/kitchen/glossary.php

Skim

[software] Skim is an open-source PDF reader. It is notably the first free software PDF reader for Mac OS X. It is written in Objective-C, and uses Cocoa APIs. It is released under a BSD license. It is also cited as being able to help annotate and read scientific papers. ==History== Its primary release was in April 2007 at version 0.2. With...
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Skim

Skim is American slang for conceal or divert part of one's income to avoid paying tax.
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Skim

Skim is American slang for conceal or divert part of one's income to avoid paying tax.
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Skim

To remove a substance from the surface of a liquid.
Found on http://www.oetker.co.uk/oetker_uk/frequently_asked_questions/baking_glossar

SKIM

To remove impurities, whether scum or fat, from the surface of a liquid during cooking, thereby resulting in a clear, cleaner-tasting final produce.
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Skim

To remove fat or scum from the surface of a boiling liquid.
Found on http://www.foodinaminute.co.nz/Cooking-Basics/A-Z-Cooking-Glossary
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