In a young eye, accommodation is essentially instantaneous and effortless.
For accommodations "lodgings and entertainment," see accommodation. "It is small, but it will accommodate us," he said, with a smile.
The ciliary muscle, ciliary zonules and lens capsule keep the lens suspended in its proper position inside the eye for clear vision.
In a normal eye (without presbyopia or cataracts), this dynamic process of accommodation adjusts the focusing power of the eye by changing the thickness of the eye's natural lens.
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Will you be so good as to accommodate me, and that by return of post, with ten pounds? Then I'm sorry to say we can not accommodate you—we dare not—we must request you to leave.
And would it cost you anything to accommodate yourself to his fantasies? His Highness wants a loan, and we are willing to accommodate him.
Motto: "Whatever." The accommodating style is one of sacrifice, selflessness and low assertiveness.
When the ciliary muscle is relaxed, the lens flattens to enable clear distance vision.
When the ciliary muscle contracts, the lens thickens, becoming more curved for added magnification for clear near vision.
On no evening was the building large enough to accommodate the audience.
Of course, papa, I should like to accommodate myself to them as much as I can.