brayer

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brayer (plural brayers)

  1. (printing) A hand printing roller used in to spread a thin even layer of ink.
  2. One who brays, or makes the sound of a donkey.
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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

brayer

  1. (intransitive) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Conjugation[edit]

  • This verb is part of a large group of -er verbs that conjugate like noyer or ennuyer. These verbs always replace the ‘y’ with an ‘i’ before a silent ‘e’.