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1

Aesthetic

Concerning qualities of beauty

2

Bedizen

Dress/adorn in a showy, gaudy, or tasteless manner

3

Belfry

Tower; part of a tower

4

Edifice

Structure

5

Florid

Very elaborate

6

Frieze

Molded or carved strip

7

Modish

Fashionable

8

Pastiche

Work formed from disparate structures

9

Pulchritude

Beauty

10

Rococo

Very highly ornamented, gaudy

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Salacious

Lascivious, lewd, lustful

12

Stygian

Dark and gloomy