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

 or·na·men·tal /ˌɔrnəˈmɛntḷ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 or·na·men·tal a.  Serving to ornament; characterized by ornament; beautifying; embellishing.
    Some think it most ornamental to wear their bracelets on their wrists; others, about their ankles.   --Sir T. Browne.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose; "cosmetic
            fenders on cars"; "the buildings were utilitarian
            rather than decorative" [syn: cosmetic, decorative]
      n : any plant grown for its beauty or ornamental value