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accommodationist

adjective ac·com·mo·da·tion·ist \ -ˈdā-sh(ə-)nist \
Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of accommodationist

: favoring or practicing accommodation or compromise

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accommodationist

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Definition of accommodationist

: one who adapts to or compromises with an opposing view; especially : a black who adapts to the ideals or attitudes of whites

accommodationism

play \-ni-zəm\ noun

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