Accommodation

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Accommodation

A form of loan in which the borrower is not obligated to compensate the lender. These loans are often accompanied by accommodation bills, which guarantee that a third party compensates the lender, should the borrower be unable.  Troubled financial institutions frequently use accommodation loans.

Accommodation

In the Uniform Commercial Code, a situation in which a seller makes delivery of goods of insufficient quality. The buyer may accept or reject the whole of the goods, but may not accept only a portion. See also: Partial Performance.
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Caption: Figure 1 Demonstration of the test for amplitude of accommodation using RAF rule following refraction
A comparison of the reliability of dynamic retinoscopy and subjective measurements of amplitude of accommodation.
Abbreviations: AOA = amplitude of accommodation, BVA = Binocular Vision Assessment, CISS = Convergence Insufficiency Symptoms Survey, COR = coefficient of repeatability, COVS = computerized oculomotor vision screening, cpm = cycles per minute, D = diopter, LOA = limit of agreement, MANOVA = multivariate analysis of variance, mTBI = mild traumatic brain injury, NFV = negative fusional vergence, NPC = near point of convergence, PD = prism diopter, PFV = positive fusional vergence, RDS = random dot stereogram, SD = standard deviation, USAARL = U.
It is important to assess all aspects of accommodation clinically, (22) since, if only amplitude of accommodation is assessed, it is possible that other accommodative dysfunctions are missed.

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