long-term memory

Definitions of long-term memory

n your general store of remembered information

episodic memory, personal memory
memory for episodes in your own life
semantic memory
your memory for meanings and general (impersonal) facts
motor memory, muscle memory
your memory for motor skills
Type of:
memory, remembering
the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered

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