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Specifically, any mark of honor to be worn upon the person, as a medal, cross, or ribbon of an order of knighthood, bestowed for services in war, great achievements in literature, art, etc.
From Latin decoratio: compare French décoration
The new decoration of the Premises contributed much to the magnificence of the spectacle.
It is therefore probable that most if not all of the sculptural decoration of the Parthenon was the work of pupils of Pheidias, such as Alcamenes and Agoracritus, rather than his own.
By this earl it was in great part rebuilt and fitted up in regard to decoration much as it now exists.
No traces of the decoration of the pediments and metopes have been preserved.
If you can survive the over decoration, the food is not to be missed.
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