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  • n. The deliberate recall of past events

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act, or the faculty, of looking back on things past.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of looking back on things past; reflection on the past.
  • n. The faculty of looking back on the past: recollection.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. memory for experiences that are past
  • n. reference to things past

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