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Definition 1: gull-like seabird that flies along the surface of the water with an elongated lower mandible immersed to skim out food - [noun denoting animal]

(skimmer is a kind of ...) gull family; skimmer family; jaeger family; auk family

(... is a member of skimmer) type genus of the Rynchopidae: skimmers

Definition 2: a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for skimmer in the sense of this definition

(skimmer is a kind of ...) headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

Definition 3: a cooking utensil used to skim fat from the surface of liquids - [noun denoting artifact]

(skimmer is a kind of ...) a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking

Definition 4: a rapid superficial reader - [noun denoting person]

(skimmer is a kind of ...) a person who can read; a literate person

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