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Example sentences for skimming

It's arguable that the net effect of the dispersants and skimming was approximately zero.
They are skimming biographies, dabbling in dictionaries.
Skimming through all these comments looking for a quote is painful business.
He began skimming the flight deck as if he were on a toboggan.
It is as if, after years of skimming a book, doctors could peruse entire chapters.
Farther inland, spiritual seekers wrapped in body-skimming sarongs commune in temples.
Skimming operations were performed as well as storage tank decanting.
They were having some difficulty maintaining the weir at the proper depth for efficient skimming operation.
Text was also reformatted to allow for easier skimming of pages and to accommodate expanding content.
The fluid collected from the skimming system was offloaded directly into the recovery tanks for measurements.

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