cryptomnesia


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cryptomnesia

(ˌkrɪptəmˈniːzɪə)
n
(Psychology) the reappearance of a suppressed or forgotten memory which is mistaken for a new experience

cryptomnesia

the occurrence in consciousness of images not recognized as produced by the memory and its storage of events and scènes. — cryptomnesic, adj.
See also: Memory
Translations
Kryptomnesie
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Because of the reversal, this now becomes another example of cryptomnesia (and belongs to the jamais class of parapraxes).
It seems then that we can not rule out that this reference has uncovered one of those bits of cryptomnesia," wrote the encrypted Freud, "which in so many cases may be supposed to lie behind a seeming originality.
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