Skater Skat"er, n. 1. One who skates. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of hemipterous insects belonging to {Gerris}, {Pyrrhocoris}, {Prostemma}, and allied genera. They have long legs, and run rapidly over the surface of the water, as if skating. [1913 Webster]

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