or·na·men·ta·tion /ˌɔrnəmənˈteʃən, ˌmɛn-/
1. The act or art of ornamenting, or the state of being ornamented.
2. That which ornaments.
3. The ornaments embellishing an object, collectively; as, each room of the palace had a strikingly different ornamentation.
n 1: the state of being ornamented
2: something used to beautify [syn: decoration, ornament]
3: the act of adding extraneous decorations to something [syn: