• An Accommodating Party
    An Accommodating Party
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj accommodational of or relating to the accommodation of the lens of the eye "accommodational strain"
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The Function of Accommodation The Function of Accommodation


  • William Mcgovern
    William Mcgovern
    “The only practice that's now constant is the practice of constantly accommodating to change.”
  • Samuel Beckett
    “To find a form that accommodates the mess, that is the task of the artist now.”
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    “The life of man is a journey; a journey that must be traveled, however bad the roads or the accommodation.”
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    “Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.”
  • Latin Proverb
    Latin Proverb
    “He alone is wise who can accommodate himself to all contingencies of life; but the fool contends, and struggling, like a swimmer, against the stream.”


In literature:

The space within was sufficient to accommodate several families, who were thus united for mutual protection.
"David Crockett: His Life and Adventures" by John S. C. Abbott
Accordingly on this occasion Stockdale proved accommodating.
"Percy Bysshe Shelley" by John Addington Symonds
After decades (and, in most cases, centuries) of cramped, multi-generational shared accommodation, it is no wonder.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
It contains a few articles of furniture, and serves for the accommodation of visitors to these ruins.
"A Woman's Journey Round the World" by Ida Pfeiffer
They are just as high as anywhere else in the world for the accommodations.
"Modern India" by William Eleroy Curtis
It will accommodate two thousand persons.
"The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 2 of 4" by American Anti-Slavery Society
It will accommodate two thousand persons.
"The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
This place of worship is computed to accommodate 1500 hearers.
"A Description of Modern Birmingham" by Charles Pye
And the accommodation not of a kind to suit your ladyship's tastes.
"The Castle Inn" by Stanley John Weyman
Notwithstanding the scarcity of accommodations, the traveler seeking a meal or resting-place will rarely meet a refusal.
"Camp-Fire and Cotton-Field" by Thomas W. Knox

In poetry:

"Houses are classed, I beg to state,
According to the number
Of Ghosts that they accommodate: (The Tenant merely counts as WEIGHT,
With Coals and other lumber).
"Phantasmagoria Canto I (The Trystyng )" by Lewis Carroll
Then 'tis well we're both accommodated.
That I can't send thee all I have of treasure
Arises from the templar; thou must know him,
I have a weighty debt to pay to him.
"Nathan The Wise - Act III" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
And there's also ten thousand rumsellers there—
Oh, wonderful to think of, I do declare!
To accommodate the people of New York therein,
And to encourage them to commit all sorts of sin.
"Jottings of New York" by William Topaz McGonagall
The suburban villas of Leith are elegant and grand,
With accommodation that might suit the greatest lady in the land;
And the air is pure and good for the people's health,
And health, I'm sure, is better by far than wealth.
"The Ancient Town of Leith" by William Topaz McGonagall
The Hydropathic is situated on an eminence most grand,
And is one of the largest buildings in fair Scotland;
And capable of accommodating five hundred visitors, who often call there,
To recuperate their health and breathe the fragrant air.
"Beautiful Crief" by William Topaz McGonagall
And in the summer season it's a very popular bathing-place,
And the visitors from London and Edinburgh finds solace,
As they walk along the yellow sand beach inhaling fresh air;
Besides, there's every accommodation for ladies and gentlemen there.
"Beautiful Nairn" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Large menu, and willing to accommodate.
It gets its name because the bathtub spigot was the only one in most houses that was high enough to accommodate the large glass bottles needed for brewing and distilling.
While there is demand for real bricks-and-mortar places to gather, drink coffee and read new books, such places can't exist if the market can't accommodate them.
Travel in 2004 may prove challenging, but rewards exist, such as finding a unique accommodation with individual style.
More than 100 students accompanied by about 50 city and civil defense officials and school faculty members were to spend the night in the shelter designed to accommodate 2,000 persons.
A home in San Francisco is renovated to accommodate children, while also maintaining its modern look.
"An ideal shape to accommodate large deformation would lead to a uniform strain distribution along the entire length of the structure —¬ a coil spring is one such ideal shape," Zhu says.
Nova is expanding to accommodate its frozen fish and processed foods storage business, servicing processors, exporters, and freight forwarders.
An efficient layout packed into an envelope that accommodates families with a variety of townhome plan configurations (including two bedrooms plus a den and two and a half baths and three bedrooms).
Unexcused Absences Do Not Constitute ADA Accommodation.
In 2000 my husband, Ron, and I purchased a 36-foot Winnebago Journey DL that could accommodate our cats easily.
) docking stations out there to accommodate your iOS device of choice.
ASGCO's dual-return Tru-Trainer conveyor belt tracker is now available for v-return conveyor systems, such as high-tension overland conveyor systems, which operate with wide conveyor belt s to accommodate heavy loads.
It can accommodate crankshafts up to 1.0 meters.
This luxury property that accommodates up to five bedrooms is the last of five luxury homes custom -built in the new Hugh Hill development.

In science:

Like transverse cooling lattices, most 6D-cooler designs employ superconducting-solenoid focusing and benefit from the ability of such solenoids to accommodate a large aperture, generate low β , and focus simultaneously in both x and y , enabling compactness that minimizes muon decay in flight.
Muon Cooling and Future Muon Facilities: The Coming Decade
In order to accommodate the large initial beam sizes, typical cavity frequencies are in the ballpark of 200 MHz; however, much of the R&D is done on “1/4-scale” (805 MHz) prototypes.
Muon Cooling and Future Muon Facilities: The Coming Decade
For simplicity and illustrative purposes, we emit our TWs from a single source on a two-dimensional lattice, but this framework can be generalized to accommodate multiple sources and to search with local information in both static and dynamic networks [14–16].
Time walkers and spatial dynamics of ageing information
On the other hand, the RG structure of non-relativistic matter theories is very interesting , and may also accommodate novel effects for the SM .
On Horava-Lifshitz "Black Holes"
General gauge mediation with its broader set of boundary conditions is better suited to accommodate the fourth generation.
Four Generations: SUSY and SUSY Breaking