Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. accommodatio, fr. accommodare,: cf. F. accommodation,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. ad, to, commodus, fitting. See Commodious.
This is a partial loss of the power to accommodate the eye to different distances.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
Visitors and others fond of boating can be accommodated here to their heart's content.
"Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham" by Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
A small building was erected, in which forty in-patients could be accommodated.
"Notable Women Of Modern China" by Margaret E. Burton
The students' hot bath accommodates a dozen lads at a time.
"The Foundations of Japan" by J.W. Robertson Scott
When I thought of their accommodation my brain reeled.
"Jaffery" by William J. Locke
He has sent them about L5000, and proposes we should borrow on our joint security L5000 for their accommodation.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott
Two staterooms had been converted into one to provide Miss Deane with ample accommodation.
"The Wings of the Morning" by Louis Tracy
Although the accommodation for the public was limited there was a large crowd of Johannesburgers present.
"A Woman's Part in a Revolution" by Natalie Harris Hammond
The vehicles and horses are accommodated in a fine stable on Amity Street, near Broadway.
"Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made" by James D. McCabe, Jr.
Several slave pens and prisons were constantly kept up to accommodate the trade.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
"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
The lodging-houses at Bablicome are magnificent to be seen,
And the accommodation there would suit either king or queen,
And there's some exquisite cottages embowered in the woodland,
And sloping down to the sea shore, is really very grand.
"Beautiful Torquay" by William Topaz McGonagall
If a guest needs a ride to a doctor's appointment, he will do his best to accommodate the guest.
This fire rated offset and centerline electric strike provides all the necessary components to complete the installation, accommodating most cylindrical lock and mortise lock applications.
River cruising's on a roll, as cruise lines continue to register double-digit growth rates, while expanding their fleets of new-build ships to accommodate the surge in European river travel.
Hydra-Cell's C60 Series regulating valves accommodate 0.75 in.
Ldquo;Can-makers have dramatically increased their variety of can sizes and shapes, primarily to accommodate the demand of beverage companies wanting to differentiate their products and packages,&rdquo.
The extra height, it turned out, was meant to accommodate a mooring mast for dirigibles .
The pizza chain's founder, John Schnatter, is warning customers that to accommodate President Obama's health care law, they may have to shell out $10.11.
Owner Alex Alexander said the new docks can accommodate vessels up to 70 feet and offer electric hookup for overnight stays.
Robert Morris University is asking Moon to amend its zoning ordinance to permit dormitories as a conditional use to accommodate housing students in the Holiday Inn Pittsburgh Airport on University Boulevard.
In fact, this school year nearly 1,000 students had to occupy a circa 1968 dorm complex designed to accommodate 880, reports Allen Hansen, vice president of Student Services.
The champagne was on ice, plastic shields were in place above the cubicles in the Baltimore clubhouse and couches were removed to accommodate a celebration 15 years in the making.
Fraudster Marc Dreier nitpicks his prison accommodations.
The largest dry dock measures 420 x 80 metres and is one of the biggest in Europe, allowing the yard to accommodate almost any ship in the world.
The biggest dry dock measures 420 x 80 metres and is one of the biggest in Europe, allowing the yard to accommodate almost any ship in the world.
Rio+20 comes at a time when more and more events are being held in Rio, and will serve as an important test for the city's ability to accommodate and transport visitors, writes Rachel Glickhouse.
We turn to deﬁne a R+ -valued variant of continuous logic which can accommodate unbounded metric structures.
Continuous first order logic for unbounded metric structures
Every effort should be made to accommodate such deferrals when they are requested, with the realization that the junior faculty member will greatly beneﬁt from the additional training that they can receive free of job application pressure.
Challenges facing young astrophysicists
Once again the process was automated to accommodate the large number of sources in the study.
Identifying Compact Symmetric Objects from the VLBA Imaging and Polarization Survey
Therefore, one would like a micromagnetic simulation framework to be extensible enough to easily accommodate such speciﬁc additional effects.
Continuum multi-physics modeling with scripting languages: the Nsim simulation compiler prototype for classical field theory
The righthand panel of Figure 3 shows the test errors when tangent distance is used. K -medoids similarly readily accommodates any dissimilarity.
Classification by Set Cover: The Prototype Vector Machine