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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Further, the tendency for ocular accommodation to lapse to the resting position with virtual displays has been suggested as the basis of apparent minification that has also been associated with virtual displays (e.g., Roscoe, 1986), but apparent minification is probably mediated by accommodative convergence (see Hollins, 1976; Smith, Meehan, & Day, 1992) and other changes in the availability of monocular cues for depth that mediate size constancy (see Meehan, 1993; Meehan & Day, 1995; Meehan, Smith, & Day, 1994).
This will enable me to enhance my experience and to build a strong foundation for future work in the area of ocular accommodation and presbyopia research, subjects that are at the heart of optometry." The other award recipients are Glasgow Caledonian University's Mhairi Day, whose field of research is, 'The development of a head mounted, binocular, dynamic accommodation recording system to investigate accommodation function in natural conditions in myopia'.