ornamental Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “ornamental” in the English Dictionary

"ornamental" in British English

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uk   /ˌɔː.nəˈmen.təl/  us   /ˌɔːr.nəˈmen.t̬əl/
beautifulrather than ​useful: a ​bowl of ornamental ​chinafruit The ​handles on each ​side of the ​box are ​purely ornamental (= they are for ​decoration only).
(Definition of ornamental from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ornamental”
in Arabic زُخرُفي…
in Korean 장식품의…
in Portuguese decorativo, de enfeite…
in Catalan ornamental…
in Japanese 装飾用の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 装饰物,饰品…
in Turkish süsleyici, süs olarak kullanılan…
in Russian декоративный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裝飾性的,裝飾用的, 裝飾的…
in Italian ornamentale…
in Polish ozdobny…
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