Definition of from memory
: without reading or looking at notes She delivered the speech (entirely) from memory. She can recite from memory the capitals of all the states of the U.S.
Word by Word Definitions
: the power or process of reproducing or recalling what has been learned and retained especially through associative mechanisms
: the store of things learned and retained from an organism's activity or experience as evidenced by modification of structure or behavior or by recall and recognition
: commemorative remembrance
Seen and Heard
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