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skimmer

noun skim·mer \ˈski-mər\

: a spoon with holes in it that is used by cooks for skimming things

Full Definition of SKIMMER

1
:  one that skims; specifically :  a flat perforated scoop or spoon used for skimming
2
:  any of a small genus (Rynchops) of long-winged marine birds that have the lower mandible longer than the upper
3
:  a usually straw flat-crowned hat with a wide straight brim
4
:  a fitted sleeveless dress with a usually flaring skirt
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First Known Use of SKIMMER

14th century

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

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