[gahr-ni-cher, -choor]
something that garnishes; decoration; adornment.
Armor. a set of plate armor having pieces of exchange for all purposes.

1525–35; < French, equivalent to Middle French garni(r) to garnish + -ture noun suffix; see -ure Unabridged
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garniture (ˈɡɑːnɪtʃə)
decoration or embellishment
[C16: from French, from garnir to garnish]

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Example sentences
Or if she needed large mushrooms to stuff for a garniture, the giant caps were
  there, all together.
The hand some ribbon garniture shown in the illustration may be omitted if a
  plainer bodice is desired.
Bar ton wore an exquisite gown of pale blue brocaded satin with bodice
  garniture of pale blue chiffon.
The bats which go with them are of gray straw with gold tinsel garniture.
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