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memoria technica


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. technical memory; a contrivance for aiding the memory.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Literally, technical memory; artificial memory; a method of assisting the memory by certain contrivances; mnemonics.


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  • As in the Pelm -- (I had very nearly written it) system, he made great use of memoria technica, and always taught us to link one idea with another.

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