1. (n.) The faculty of the mind by which it retains the knowledge of previous thoughts, impressions, or events.

2. (n.) The reach and positiveness with which a person can remember; the strength and trustworthiness of one's power to reach and represent or to recall the past; as, his memory was never wrong.

3. (n.) The actual and distinct retention and recognition of past ideas in the mind; remembrance; as, in memory of youth; memories of foreign lands.

4. (n.) The time within which past events can be or are remembered; as, within the memory of man.

5. (n.) Something, or an aggregate of things, remembered; hence, character, conduct, etc., as preserved in remembrance, history, or tradition; posthumous fame; as, the war became only a memory.

6. (n.) A memorial.

RAM anamnesis anniversaries archetypal pattern archetype awareness celebrating celebration ceremony cognizance commemoration consciousness disk memory dressing ship drum memory engram fanfare fanfaronade father image festivity flourish of trumpets heroic legend high-speed memory holiday homage honor image imago immortal name immortality jubilee legend looking back marking the occasion memento memorialization memory trace memory tubes mind observance ovation recall recollection reexperiencing reflection rejoicing religious rites reliving remembrance reminiscence respect retention retentiveness retrospection revel revival rite ritual observance salute salvo solemn observance solemnization souvenir storage storage system storage unit tape memory testimonial testimonial banquet testimonial dinner thought toast traumatic trace tribute triumph unconscious memory undying fame youth


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