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memory

mem·o·ry

memory

 
 
pronunciation:
me m ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: memories
definition 1: the mental power or process of recalling experience from the past.
synonyms:
recollection, retention
similar words:
mind, recall, remembrance
definition 2: an act of remembering.
My memories of that time are very hazy.
synonyms:
recollection, remembrance, reminiscence
similar words:
recall, retrospect, thought
definition 3: the state of being remembered.
We honor his memory.
synonyms:
remembrance
similar words:
name, regard
definition 4: the length of time over which remembering extends.
in the memory of living people
similar words:
life span, recollection, remembrance
definition 5: an experience, person, or thing that one remembers.
synonyms:
recollection, reminiscence
similar words:
impression, remembrance
definition 6: in computers, the capacity to store data.
 
synonyms:
storage
similar words:
capacity
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