screen memory

noun

Definition of screen memory

: a recollection of early childhood that may be falsely recalled or magnified in importance and that masks another memory of deep emotional significance

First Known Use of screen memory

1922, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of screen memory was in 1922

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“Screen memory.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/screen%20memory. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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screen memory

noun

Medical Definition of screen memory

: a recollection of early childhood that may be falsely recalled or magnified in importance and that masks another memory of deep emotional significance

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