in memory of

Definition of in memory of

:made or done to honor someone who has died
  • The monument is in memory of the soldiers who died in battle on this field.
  • He donated the painting in memory of his wife.

Word by Word Definitions

memory play
  1. : the power or process of reproducing or recalling what has been learned and retained especially through associative mechanisms

  2. : 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

  3. : commemorative remembrance


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