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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dec·o·ra·tion /ˌdɛkəˈreʃən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 dec·o·ra·tion n.
 1. The act of adorning, embellishing, or honoring; ornamentation.
 2. That which adorns, enriches, or beautifies; something added by way of embellishment; ornament.
    The hall was celebrated for . . . the richness of its decoration.   --Motley.
 3. Specifically, any mark of honor to be worn upon the person, as a medal, cross, or ribbon of an order of knighthood, bestowed for services in war, great achievements in literature, art, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: something used to beautify [syn: ornament, ornamentation]
      2: an award for winning a championship or commemorating some
         other event [syn: laurel wreath, medal, medallion, palm,
      3: the act of decorating something (in the hope of making it
         more attractive)