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noun decoration pronunciation in British English /ˌdekəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/ 
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singulardecoration
pluraldecorations
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] something nice that you put on or in something else to make it look more attractive

    Dad was putting up the Christmas decorations.

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  2. 2
    [uncountable] the activity of decorating a room

    Building work and decoration are due to finish next year.

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