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Definitions of memory:

part of speech: noun

A having or keeping in the mind: the faculty of the mind by which it retains the knowledge of previous thoughts or events: retention: remembrance.

part of speech: noun

The faculty of the mind by which it retains, and reproduces at will, past events; acquired knowledge or ideas; the time within which past events can be remembered; exemption from oblivion; monumental record.

part of speech: noun

That faculty of the mind by which it keeps the knowledge of occurrences, facts, thoughts, etc., which are a part of the past, and recalls them; a particular oxperience remembered; as, he was lost in memories of his youth; the range of time within which past happenings are remembered; as, within the memory of the oldest inhabitant; the subject of remembrance; as, his youthful ideals were but memories to him.

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