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ornate
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
of a thing:  having lots of decorative detail

of speech:  more complicated than necessary because of unusual words and phrases (fans might call it flowery or finely finished, but most would call it too complicated or showy)
  • Her yellow pagne is double-wrapped and her ornate bodice cut low on her large bosom.
    Book 7 — The Eyes in the Trees (69% in)

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