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Definition of festoon:

  1. A carved ornament consisting of flowers, and leaves, intermixed or twisted together, wound with a ribbon, and hanging or depending in a natural curve. See Illust. of Bucranium.
  2. A garland or wreath hanging in a depending curve, used in decoration for festivals, etc.; anything arranged in this way.
  3. To form in festoons, or to adorn with festoons.


chaplet, garland, wreath, decoration, festoonery.

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