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 Accolade (3 syl.).Accord’ 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
A loan of money, which accommodates us, or fits a want.   1
   Accommodation Note or Bill. An acceptance given on a Bill of Exchange for which value has not been received by the acceptor from the drawer, and which, not representing a commercial transaction, is so far fictitious.   2
   Accommodation Ladder. The light ladder hung over the side of a ship at the gangway.   3

 Accolade (3 syl.).Accord’ 

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