rote learning

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Noun1.rote learning - memorization by repetition
committal to memory, memorisation, memorization - learning so as to be able to remember verbatim; "the actor's memorization of his lines"
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The researchers note that both groups of Japanese students scored higher on memorization and that "this seems to give support to a stereotypical view of the Japanese student as a rote learner.
We need to focus on inculcating this passion in children and building their visualisation skills so that they understand what's taught, rather than forcing them to be rote learners who can only regurgitate.
Indian education system and family set up thus kills every little spec of scientific temper in the young children who grow up as skill-less, rote learners who blindly lap up all that is fed by some of the half-baked teachers and elders steeped in mythical legends.