mnemonist


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mnemonist

(ˈniːməˌnɪst)
n
1. (Psychology) a person who is skilled in or who instructs in the art of mnemonics
2. (Psychology) a person who has exceptional memory
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Noun1.mnemonist - an expert in the use of mnemonicsmnemonist - an expert in the use of mnemonics; someone able to perform unusual feats of memory
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
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LURIA, THE MIND OF A MNEMONIST: A LITTLE BOOK ABOUT A VAST MEMORY (BASIC BOOKS, 1968) An explanation by Luria, a Russian psychologist, of the synesthetic mind of a man who became a mnemonist but couldn't live his life.
Some other similarities between Ireneo Funes and Solomon Shereshevsky (a real mnemonist and a real patient of hypermnesia) had been considered previously by Verbene.
Luira, The Mind of Mnemonist, English translation (Basic Books, 1968), 23.
Butcher, James (2000), "Dominic O'Brien--Master Mnemonist," Lancet, 356(9232), 836-837.
ALAN: But remember I'm a mnemonist not a mentalist Jim