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mind-pop

[mahynd-pop] /ˈmaɪndˌpɒp/
noun, Psychology Informal.
1.
a word, phrase, image, or sound that comes into the mind suddenly and involuntarily and is usually related to a recent experience.
Origin of mind-pop
2000-2005
2000-05; mind + pop1, coined by George Mandler, born 1924, Austrian psychologist
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