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Origin of short-term memory
Words nearby short-term memory
Example sentences from the Web for short-term memory
We must absorb new sensory information about the world around us while holding on to short-term memories of earlier observations or events.The Brain ‘Rotates’ Memories to Save Them From New Sensations|Jordana Cepelewicz|April 15, 2021|Quanta Magazine
You are more experienced, but not necessarily any wiser than you were at 30, and you have no short-term memory.Gene Weingarten: I admit it. Like a lot of people, I had vaccine envy.|Gene Weingarten|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
She doesn’t work anymore because mental health complications cause her short-term memory loss and pain.San Diegans Are Drowning in Water Debt During COVID-19|MacKenzie Elmer|January 27, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The results show that the flytrap’s short-term memory is a waxing and waning of calcium within leaves’ cells, the researchers say.How Venus flytraps store short-term ‘memories’ of prey|Curtis Segarra|October 14, 2020|Science News
But on Thursday Boxer triggered a Golden State political earthquake, announcing that she would not seek a fifth term in 2016.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races|David Freedlander|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Term limits could be a prescription to speed change along.
And there is definitely something to finding solace in food, familiarity, and memory.
The precision it took to craft such a cohesive, wholly compelling work over 12 years is nothing short of remarkable.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
All changes are to be Rang either by walking them (as the term is) or else Whole-pulls, or Half-pulls.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing|Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman
Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
Many of their cannon balls that fell far short of us, were collected and returned to them with powerful effect.
He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.
British Dictionary definitions for short-term memory
Medical definitions for short-term memory
Cultural definitions for short-term memory
Retention of information that undergoes little processing or interpretation and can be recalled for only a few seconds. Short-term memory can retain about seven items.