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garnish
used in Moby Dick

2 uses
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Definition
to decorate or adorn something (most typically food with another food); or the item added for decoration
  • All round, her unpanelled, open bulwarks were garnished like one continuous jaw, with the long sharp teeth of the sperm whale, inserted there for pins, to fasten her old hempen thews and tendons to.
    Chapters 16-18 -- The Ship; The Ramadan; His Mark (9% in)
  • ...seen a sailor who had visited that very island, and he told me that it was the custom, when a great battle had been gained there, to barbecue all the slain in the yard or garden of the victor; and then, one by one, they were placed in great wooden trenchers, and garnished round like a pilau, with breadfruit and cocoanuts; and with some parsley in their mouths, were sent round with the victor's compliments to all his friends, just as though these presents were so many Christmas turkeys.
    Chapters 16-18 -- The Ship; The Ramadan; His Mark (83% in)

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