a hand consisting of five cards following one another by two in order of denomination, as a five, seven, nine, jack, and king, being of special value in certain games.
- Skip-tooth saw
noun 1. a saw with alternate teeth absent
noun 1. an investigator whose job is to locate missing persons, especially debtors. noun 1. (US & Canadian) a person employed to search for missing debtors or defendants who have absconded whilst on bail skip it
noun 1. a technique of spacing welds on thin structural members in order to balance and minimize internal stresses due to heat.
- Skip zone
noun 1. a region surrounding a broadcasting station that cannot receive transmissions either directly or by reflection off the ionosphere