memory

  1. noun
    the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered; "he can do it from memory"; "he enjoyed remembering his father"
  2. noun
    something that is remembered; "search as he would, the memory was lost"
  3. noun
    the area of cognitive psychology that studies memory processes; "he taught a graduate course on learning and memory"
  4. noun
    the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger"
  5. noun
    an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"