HyperDic: recollection

English > 3 senses of the word recollection:
NOUNcognitionrecollection, remembrance, anamnesisthe ability to recall past occurrences
cognitionrecollection, recall, reminiscencethe process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort)
cognitionrecollectionsomething recalled to the mind
recollection > pronunciation
Soundsreh.kahleh'kshahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > recollection: 3 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe ability to recall past occurrences.
Synonymsremembrance, anamnesis
Broadermemory, retention, retentiveness, retentivityThe power of retaining and recalling past experience
Spanishevocación, recordación, remembranza, rememoración
Catalanrecord
English > recollection: 3 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort).
Synonymsrecall, reminiscence
Narrowermindrecall or remembrance
reconstruction, reconstructive memoryrecall that is hypothesized to work by storing abstract features which are then used to construct the memory during recall
regurgitationrecall after rote memorization
reproduction, reproductive memoryrecall that is hypothesized to work by storing the original stimulus input and reproducing it during recall
Broadermemory, rememberingThe cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered
Spanishrecuerdo, reminiscencia
Catalanrecord
Verbsrecollectrecall knowledge from memory
English > recollection: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningSomething recalled to the mind.
BroadermemorySomething that is remembered
Spanishrecolección
Catalanrecol·lecció, record

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