Until a few weeks ago, I would have said the most important thing about the word accommodate is that it has two “c’s” and two “m’s.” It’s one of those words an editor reflexively checks for spelling whenever it appears, even in other people’s publications.
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It was borrowed from an Old French word meaning “hostel, shelter, lodging,” the dictionary adds, and its ultimate source is a Latin root, hospes, meaning host or guest.
Hospital, hostel, and hotel are all fairly close word cousins, branching from that same Latin root with, historically, some overlap in meaning.
Accommodation is made possible by the lens inside the eye and the circular muscle that surrounds the lens, called the ciliary muscle.