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remembrance

Remembrance is when someone remembers things — your grandfather might have uncanny remembrance2020欧洲杯时间 of his childhood, for example.

The noun remembrance is really just another way to say "memory." It's the process of remembering things that happened in the past. In Shakespeare's play "Hamlet," the character of Ophelia famously says, "There's rosemary, that's for remembrance." The smell of the herb has actually been shown to improve memory, and has historically been a symbol of remembrance. Early uses of remembrance2020欧洲杯时间 had the meaning "keepsake or souvenir."

Definitions of remembrance
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n the ability to recall past occurrences

Synonyms:
anamnesis, recollection
Type of:
memory, retention, retentiveness, retentivity
the power of retaining and recalling past experience

n a recognition of meritorious service

Synonyms:
commemoration, memorial
Types:
epitaph
a summary statement of commemoration for a dead person
festschrift
a collection of writings published in honor of a scholar
Type of:
credit, recognition
approval

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