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garniture

[gahr-ni-cher, -choo r] /ˈgɑr nɪ tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər/
noun
1.
something that garnishes; decoration; adornment.
2.
Armor. a set of plate armor having pieces of exchange for all purposes.
Origin of garniture
1525-1535
1525-35; < French, equivalent to Middle French garni(r) to garnish + -ture noun suffix; see -ure
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garniture

/ˈɡɑːnɪtʃə/
noun
1.
decoration or embellishment
Word Origin
C16: from French, from garnir to garnish
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