ornamental

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

ornament +‎ -al

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Adjective[edit]

ornamental (comparative more ornamental, superlative most ornamental)

  1. Serving as an ornament; having no purpose other than to make more beautiful.
    Some think it most ornamental to wear their bracelets on their wrists; others, about their ankles.
    Synonyms: beautifying, embellishing, decorative

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Noun[edit]

ornamental (plural ornamentals)

  1. An ornamental plant.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ornament +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ornamental (masculine and feminine plural ornamentals)

  1. ornamental

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ornamento +‎ -al

Adjective[edit]

ornamental m or f (plural ornamentais)

  1. ornamental

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ornamento +‎ -al

Adjective[edit]

ornamental m or f (plural ornamentais, comparable)

  1. ornamental

Further reading[edit]

  • ornamental” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ornamento +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ornamenˈtal/, [ornamẽn̪ˈt̪al]

Adjective[edit]

ornamental (plural ornamentales)

  1. ornamental

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