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ACCOMODATION, com. law. That which is done by one merchant or other person for the convenience of some other, by accepting or endorsing his paper, or by lending him his notes or bills.
     2. In general the parties who have drawn, endorsed or accepted bills or other commercial paper for the accommodation, of others, are, while in the hands of a holder who received them before they became due, other than the person for whom the accomodation was given, responsible as if they had received full value. Chit. Bills, 90; 91. See 4 Cranch, 141; 1 Ham. 413; 7 John. 361; 15 John. 355, 17 John. 176; 9 Wend. 170; 2 Whart. 344; 5 Wend. 566; 8 Wend. 437; 2 Hill, S. C. 362; 10 Conn. 308; 6 Munfd. 381.

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With net legal migration running at over 300,000 a year that means that we have to increase our total accomodation by that number before any additional British born subjects can be housed.
We have 15 rooms in current use in Attleborough as emergency accomodation and they are almost permanently full.
Scottish Government statistics also show nearly 2500 Scottish children are living in temporary accomodation, despite a drop of 20 per cent to its lowest level for five years.
Accomodation comprises hallway with storage, lounge/dining room with French doors onto patio, kitchen, two bedrooms, bathroom.
flights with RoyalBrunei departing Heathrow on Dec 24, accomodation at three-star Mercure Hotel, and five day ticket for match starting on Boxing Day.
Arabtec did not confirm the number but it is believed to be about 1,000 based on reports from workers at labour accomodation in the capital.
Some travel agents told KUNA in separated interviews that accomodation in Dubai, Kuwaitis' most popular destination, for example, increased by 50-75 percent during Eid period, compared to other previous periods this year with the exception of summer and Eid Al-Fitr holidays.
The tourist zone of Sousse numbers 104 hotels with an accomodation capacity of 40 360 beds.
Jameel Ahmed, 74, was attacked by five men wielding metal bars and bats early last Monday in their accomodation in capital Islamabad.
After being formally endorsed as the party's president at the Indore National Executive later this month, Gadkari will be entitled to official accomodation in Lutyen's Delhi.
Prices include: Full board throughout Accomodation in twin bedded cabin of your choice Captain's welcome and farewell evening 4, 7 & 10 nights Lord of the Glens itineraries available All port taxes, porterage services & Representative on board
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