milk from which the cream has been skimmed.
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Also called skimmed milk.
Origin of skim milk
First recorded in 1590–1600
Words nearby skim milk
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British Dictionary definitions for skimmed milk
milk from which the cream has been removedAlso called: skim milk Compare whole milk
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Medical definitions for skimmed milk
[ skĭm ]
The milk from which the cream has been removed.
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