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brayer

[′brā·ər]
(graphic arts)
A soft rubber roller attached to a wooden or metal handle; used to ink blocks, stones, or printing plates.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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An ape kneels by the peddler, pointing to and apparently smelling his bared bottom, for the peddler's hose are undone from his disarranged braies, or underpants.
The implication of something sexual is confirmed when, alone with the princess, "li vilein se despoilla,/--Onques ses braies n'i lessa" [the peasant stripped, not stopping even at his trousers] (257-58).
Later, the lovers are discovered in bed together (in words that echo Beroul, lines 1807-10, 1995-2000) 'en braies et en chemise'.