Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An ornament on a frieze or capital, consisting of festoons of fruit, flowers, leaves, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An ornament on a frieze or capital, consisting of festoons of fruit, flowers, leaves, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a sculptured ornament in imitation of a garland or festoon of fruits, leaves, or flowers, or of other objects, suspended between two points.

Etymologies

New Latin, from Ancient Greek containing fruit. (Wiktionary)

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