ornamentation

[ awr-nuh-men-tey-shuhn, ‐muhn‐ ]
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noun
  1. the act of ornamenting.

  2. the state of being ornamented.

  1. something with which a thing is ornamented; embellishment.

  2. ornaments collectively.

Origin of ornamentation

1
First recorded in 1850–1855

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