mneme

noun
mne·​me | \ ˈnē-(ˌ)mē How to pronounce mneme (audio) \

Medical Definition of mneme

: the persistent or recurrent effect of past experience of the individual or of the race

Other Words from mneme

mnemic \ -​mik How to pronounce mnemic (audio) \ adjective

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