Definition of in memory of
- The monument is in memory of the soldiers who died in battle on this field.
- He donated the painting in memory of his wife.
: 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
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