Pronunciation: (ôr"nu-men'tl), [key]
1. used or grown for ornament: ornamental plants.
2. providing ornament; decorative.
3. of or pertaining to ornament.
1. something ornamental; decoration; adornment.
2. a plant cultivated for decorative purposes.
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