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memory trace

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noun Psychology.
  1. engram.
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Origin of memory trace

First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for memory trace

memory trace

noun
  1. psychol the hypothetical structural alteration in brain cells following learningSee also engram
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memory trace in Medicine

memory trace

n.
  1. An engram.
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