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memoriter

[muh-mawr-i-ter, -ter, -mohr-]
adverb
  1. by heart; by memory.
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adjective
  1. involving or requiring memorization: the memoriter aspects of a college course.
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Origin of memoriter

1605–15; < Latin, equivalent to memori- (stem of memor) mindful of + -ter adv. suffix
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Examples from the Web for memoriter

Historical Examples

  • This he attributed partly to his habit of repeating them memoriter.

    Sermons of Christmas Evans

    Joseph Cross

  • This does not mean that the memoriter work should be excluded.

    Craftsmanship in Teaching

    William Chandler Bagley

  • The great objection to memoriter speaking is that it limits and handicaps the speaker.