automnesia

noun
au·​to·​mne·​sia | \ ˌȯt-əm-ˈnē-zhə, ˌȯt-ō-ˈnē- How to pronounce automnesia (audio) \

Medical Definition of automnesia

: memory of earlier experience without any apparent associative condition

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“Automnesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/automnesia. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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