1. A basket. See Skep.
2. A basket on wheels, used in cotton factories.
3. (Science: chemical) An iron bucket, which slides between guides, for hoisting mineral and rock.
4. A charge of sirup in the pans.
5. A beehive; a skep.
1. A light leap or bound.
2. The act of passing over an interval from one thing to another; an omission of a part.
3. A passage from one sound to another by more than a degree at once. Skip kennel, a lackey; a footboy. Skip mackerel.
(Science: zoology) See bluefish.