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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Assisting or intended to assist memory.

Usage examples (13)
  • A single genius among them could have been mnemonically instructed to deliver what had been, after all, an extremely brief message.
  • There's a mnemonically elegant conclusion to the post that suggests the promise of community creation, effective participation, traffic-building and all of that good stuff.
  • Mary Carruthers has noted that Cicero used "the same word, notatio, both to translate Greek etymologia and for the mnemonically valuable 'notes' or 'marks' that are the...
  • A more complex group of pedagogical devices, the machinae universitatis, was designed "to organize a large amount of disparate information in a readily available,... for more
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