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ACCOMMODATION BILL

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 122 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ACCOMMODATION BILL. An accommodation bill, as its name implies, is a bill of exchange accepted and sometimes endorsed without any receipt of value in order to afford temporary pecuniary aid to the person accommodated. (See BILL OF EXCHANGE.)
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