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Related to Accho: blackcap, VACCHO, ACHOO, NACCHO
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Noun1.Accho - a town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern MediterraneanAccho - a town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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John D'Acre [Acre, historically Accho, Ptolemais, modern-day 'Akko], and this passage is to be found in volume II, part I, book 1: Observations on Palestine or the Holy Land, Chapter XX: Of Libanon and Antilibanon, and of the fountains, aqueducts, and city of Tyre, pages 79-80.
Accho, as it appears in the King James is a town, which the Israelites, namely the Tribe of Asher, did not conquer and so they settled among the Canaanites (Judges 1:31-32).
While ACCHO service provision generally is holistically based, assessment tools and health professionals using them are largely grounded within a Western medical model, which may not incorporate cultural factors or Indigenous understandings of health.