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Overview of noun memory

The noun memory has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (25) memory

(something that is remembered; "search as he would, the memory was lost")

2. (15) memory, remembering

(the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered; "he can do it from memory"; "he enjoyed remembering his father")

3. (9) memory, retention, retentiveness, retentivity

(the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger")

4. (3) memory, computer memory, storage, computer storage, store, memory board

(an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached")

5. memory

(the area of cognitive psychology that studies memory processes; "he taught a graduate course on learning and memory") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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