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  Definition of Accommodation
  1. (physiology) the automatic adjustment in focal length of the lens of the eye
  2. the act of providing something (lodging or seat or food) to meet a need
  3. living quarters provided for public convenience; "overnight accommodations are available"
  4. in the theories of Jean Piaget: the modification of internal representations in order to accommodate a changing knowledge of reality
  5. a settlement of differences; "they reached an accommodation with Japan"
  6. making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
Similar Words: adjustment, fitting

 

Hyponyms: readjustment, domestication, habituation, service, Cabin class, second class, first class, lodging house, rooming house, stabling, steerage, tourist class, third class, modus vivendi, compromise, shakedown

 

Derivational Morphology: lodge, accommodate, oblige, reconcile, conciliate, adapt, fit, match, suit, adjust, conform

 

 
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