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[uh-kom-uh-dey-tiv] /əˈkɒm əˌdeɪ tɪv/
tending to accommodate; adaptive.
Origin of accommodative
1835-45; accommodate + -ive
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accommodativeness, noun Unabridged
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accommodative in Medicine

accommodative ac·com·mo·da·tive (ə-kŏm'ə-dā'tĭv)
Of or relating to accommodation.

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