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ornate

Highly ornamented.
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Downstairs, the drawing room has deep pine and mahogany skirting boards, ornate ceiling coving and a large bay window, with double doors opening onto the garden, a central feature fireplace with marble mantel surround and hearth with original tiled insets.
If you can, have some curtains made from one of the fabrics but make sure these are long and flowing so that the window is a feature that looks ornate and pretty rather than functional.
Beads, doubloons, and trinkets galore tossed from ornate floats by festooned and costumed people made most other parades pale by comparison.
In the present study, we show that the heavy metal cadmium and the pesticide endosulfan produce such effects through an interaction of specific cerebral histamine receptor subtypes in the teleost ornate wrasse (Thalassoma pavo).
His paintings are ornate and vibrant, with textural parallels to the work of Gustav Klimt and Alphonse Mucha.
Gay front man LD Beghtol (also of Moth Wranglers and the upcoming LD & the New Criticism) cushions his haunting crooning within superlush, ornate arrangements of strings, piano, and instrumental eclectica.
They considered water fleas, insect larvae, diatoms--microscopic algae with hard and often ornate silica shells--and other organisms.
In the center, an ornate wood-and-glass vitrine borrowed from a forgotten department store held a meticulous diorama of a messy tenement bathroom.
The campus will feature more performance and rehearsal spaces, a restored grand entrance, a glass-covered arcade with cascading staircases and ornate ironwork and a side mews gallery entrance to be used as a public exhibition space.
Designed and built in the early 1930s by architect Siegmund Firestone at the height of the Great Depression, Monroe Community Hospital (MCH) gained national recognition for its efficiency, innovative interiors, and ornate exterior brick and stonework.
Among the gold-crafted objects are sword handles and ornaments shaped like gaboon vipers, lions, birds and palm fruit; ornate staffs topped with elephants, porcupines or human figures; and, inevitably, a treasure trove of jewels, from chunky bracelets to delicately crafted chains.
I find the red carpeted stairs leading to the lounge hilarious, but the crowning touch is the ornate carved wood entrance.