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ornamental

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

serving to add beauty
  • the trim on Victorian houses is sometimes elaborately ornamental

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ornamental

noun

Synonyms of ornamental (Entry 2 of 2)

a small object displayed for its attractiveness or interest
  • a collection of fragile ornamentals kept in a glass cabinet

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The first known use of ornamental was in 1595

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“Ornamental.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ornamental. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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