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Spanish translation of “skim”

skim

verb /skim/ (past tense, past participle skimmed)
to remove ( floating matter , eg cream ) from the surface of (a liquid )
desnatar , descremar , espumar
Skim the fat off the gravy .
to move lightly and quickly over (a surface )
deslizar
The skier skimmed across the snow .
to read (something) quickly , missing out parts
hojear , leer por encima
She skimmed (through) the book .
skimmed milk noun ( skim milk) milk from which the cream has been skimmed
leche desnatada/descremada
a bottle of skimmed /skim milk .
(Definition of skim from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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