mnemotechnic


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mnemotechnic

(ˌniːməʊˈtɛknɪk)
n
1. (Psychology) the capacity or potential of memory
2. (Psychology) another word for mnemonic
adj
(Psychology) another word for mnemonic
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Adj.1.mnemotechnic - of or relating to or involved the practice of aiding the memorymnemotechnic - of or relating to or involved the practice of aiding the memory; "mnemonic device"
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Thus, Schillebeeckx idea of salvation through suffering and his eschatological views are embedded in a theology with mnemotechnic and empirical functions.
must include signals or cultural instruments (linguistic signals; mnemotechnic signals; material and psychological instruments; writing and numbering systems of schemas and diagrams, etc.
Public history and private memory merge in this novel by virtue of a mnemotechnic exercise, which consists of associating memory images with certain objects and places.
Firstly, in order to exercise mnemotechnic: secondly, because after an interval of amnesia, when, seated at the central table, about to consult the work in question, he remembered by mnemotechnic the name of the military engagement, Plevna.
Turning to the mnemotechnic practice of the memory palace, alternatively known as the method of loci, will begin to answer these questions.
The first direct connection between memory and place mentioned by scholars is that of the mnemotechnic processes involved in the art of memory.
It is treated as a mnemotechnic instrument of the epic language.
See John Rickard's Joyce's Book of Memory: The Mnemotechnic of Ulysses (1998), and Nicholas Andrew Millers Modernism, Ireland and the Erotics of Memory (2002).