[ nee-mee ]
/ ˈni mi /
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Psychology. the retentive basis or basic principle in a mind or organism accounting for memory.
(initial capital letter)Classical Mythology. the Muse of memory, one of the original three Muses.
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Origin of mneme
1910–15; <Greek mnḗmē memory; see mnemonic
OTHER WORDS FROM mnememne·mic [nee-mik], /ˈni mɪk/, adjective
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How to use mneme in a sentence
It is therefore a mnemic phenomenon according to our definition.
Accordingly your recollection is an instance of what we are calling "mnemic phenomena."
Habit, memory and thought are all developments of mnemic causation.
This phenomenon may be explained by what Semon calls alternating ecphoria in mnemic dichotomy.
All these facts, almost inexplicable hitherto, become comprehensible by the aid of the engraphia of the mnemic energies.