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ORNAMENT. An embellishment. In questions arising as to which of two things is to be considered as principal or accessory, it is the rule, that an ornament shall be considered as an accessory. Vide Accessory; Principal.

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In the ornamentation of the buildings there was considerable color and a great deal of what appeared to be gold leaf.
These apparently circled the tower at six-foot intervals, in bands six feet apart; and as each stone cylinder protruded some four or five inches beyond the surface of the other ornamentation, they presented a comparatively easy mode of ascent could I but reach them.
We have seen, in these old churches, a profusion of costly and elaborate sepulchre ornamentation such as we never dreampt of before.
A few moments later Gahan of Gathol emerged from the room a warrior of Manator in every detail of harness, equipment, and ornamentation.
The larger number are of roughly chiselled brown or gray native stone, and only in a few cases is there any attempt at ornamentation.
Mr Wegg also noticed, with admiring eyes, that, while the flowery land displayed such hollow ornamentation as stuffed birds and waxen fruits under glass- shades, there were, in the territory where vegetation ceased, compensatory shelves on which the best part of a large pie and likewise of a cold joint were plainly discernible among other solids.
Mary folks prefer plush brocade and sideboards with mirrors and ornamentations, I fancy.
The exhibition which began in February will run until August later this year, and will provide visitors with a unique look at a wide variety of caps, decorative headdresses and other forms of ornamentation found among Taiwan's indigenous people.
My works that I have on display are tied to Arabic ornamentation, specifically ornamentation as something that fills space on anything like a wall, ceiling or a bowl.
It is utilised for door trim ornamentation on the inner door panels of the executive grade Lexus LS500 and LS500h.
CAIRO, Sept 9 (KUNA) -- Archeological authorities have discovered a new Pharaonic tomb with much of its ornamentation and colored shapes still well preserved in southern Loxur.
Royal golden silk off shoulder full sleeved gown teamed up with a crystal studded sheer cover, this dress is the epitome of ornamentation.