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photographic memory


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

See eidetic memory

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  • The other reason was that with your photographic memory, you'll know this is my handwriting, beyond the shadow of a doubt, I hope.

  • Pushkin was gifted with a photographic memory, which retained what he read immediately and permanently.

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