reminiscence

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin reminīscentiae (remembrances), from Latin reminīscēns, present active participle of reminīscor (remember); see reminiscent.

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  • IPA(key): /ˌɹɛm.əˈnɪs.əns/
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  • Rhymes: -ɛns

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reminiscence (countable and uncountable, plural reminiscences)

  1. An act of remembering long-past experiences, especially positive or pleasant ones, often fondly.
  2. A mental image thus remembered.

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