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1. retrieval

noun. ['rɪˈtriːvəl, riːˈtriːvəl'] the cognitive operation of accessing information in memory.

Synonyms

  • memory

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • overact

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Rhymes with Retrieval

  • primeval
  • medieval
  • upheaval
  • edival
  • weevil
  • weavil
  • leavell
  • knievel
  • keevil
  • evil

How do you pronounce retrieval?

Pronounce retrieval as rɪˈtrivəl.

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Sentences with retrieval


1. Noun, singular or mass
Store these in a small, separate zippered notebook for easy retrieval and a quick inspection.

2. retrieval

noun. ['rɪˈtriːvəl, riːˈtriːvəl'] the act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost).

Synonyms

  • recovery
  • human activity
  • reclamation
  • retaking
  • human action
  • delivery
  • rescue
  • act
  • repossession
  • saving
  • deed
  • deliverance
  • recapture

Antonyms

  • activity
  • inactivity
  • death
  • behave

3. retrieval

noun. ['rɪˈtriːvəl, riːˈtriːvəl'] (computer science) the operation of accessing information from the computer's memory.

Synonyms

  • stovepiping
  • machine operation

Antonyms

  • fail
  • evil
  • wasteful
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