exornation

noun
ex·​or·​na·​tion | \ ˌekˌsȯ(r)ˈnāshən \
plural -s

Definition of exornation

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History and Etymology for exornation

Latin exornation-, exornatio, from exornatus (past participle of exornare to embellish, equip, from ex- ex- entry 1 + ornare to embellish, furnish) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Exornation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exornation. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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