a psychological condition in which a person believes that he or she remembers events that have not actually occurred.
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- false vocal cord,
- false vocal cords,
- false waters,
- false-negative reaction,
- false-positive reaction,
Compare recovered memory.
Origin of false-memory syndrome
First recorded in 1990–95
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