from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A memory of something that is unconsciously used to repress recollection of an associated but distressing event.

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

  • noun an imagined memory of a childhood experience; hides another memory of distressing significance


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