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eidetic

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adjective ei·det·ic \ī-ˈde-tik\

Definition of eidetic

  1. :  marked by or involving extraordinarily accurate and vivid recall especially of visual images <an eidetic memory>

ei·det·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of eidetic

Greek eidētikos of a form, from eidos form — more at wise


First Known Use: circa 1924


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eidetic

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adjective ei·det·ic \ī-ˈdet-ik\

Medical Definition of eidetic

  1. :  marked by or involving extraordinarily accurate and vivid recall especially of visual images <an eidetic memory>

  2. ei·det·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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