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eidetic memory


the ability to recall images with vividness bordering on actual visual perception; total recall ; also called photographic memory


Eidetic memory, to use the clinical term, is the ability to recollect an image so vividly that it appears to be real.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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  • His eidetic memory went to work, conjuring an image of a large-scale map he had once studied.

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