engram

noun en·gram \ ˈen-ˌgram \
variants: or less commonly engramme
Updated on: 11 Apr 2018

Definition of engram

: a hypothetical change in neural tissue postulated in order to account for persistence of memory : memory trace

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engram

noun en·gram
variants: also engramme play \ˈen-ˌgram\

medical Definition of engram

: a hypothetical change in neural tissue postulated in order to account for persistence of memory : memory trace

engrammic

play \en-ˈgram-ik\ adjective

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