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recency effect

/ (ˈriːsənsɪ) /
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noun

psychol the phenomenon that when people are asked to recall in any order the items on a list, those that come at the end of the list are more likely to be recalled than the others

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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