Reminiscence

Reminiscence is the act of recollecting past experiences or events, such as when a person shares his personal stories with others or allows other people to live vicariously through stories of family, friends, and acquaintances while gaining an authentic meaningful relationship with a person. Grandparents are often among those who reminiscence to t...
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Reminiscence

• (n.) That which is remembered, or recalled to mind; a statement or narration of remembered experience; a recollection; as, pleasing or painful reminiscences. • (n.) The act or power of recalling past experience; the state of being reminiscent; remembrance; memory.
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reminiscence

(from the article `psychomotor learning`) Reminiscence is defined as a gain in performance without practice. When subjects performing trial after trial without rest (massed practice) are ...
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Reminiscence

Rem`i·nis'cence noun [ French réminiscence , Latin reminiscentia .] 1. The act or power of recalling past experience; the state of being reminiscent; remembrance; memory. « The other part of memory, called reminiscence , which is the retrieving of a thing at present...
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Reminiscence

A life review activity aimed at surfacing and reviewing positive memories and experiences.
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reminiscence

An activity to promote a “sense of wellbeing” by getting in touch with long held memories & experiences and using these recollections to trigger & stimulate communication both verbal & non verbal.
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reminiscence

In the psychology of learning, an improvement in recall, over that shown on the last trial, of incompletely learned material after an interval without practice. ... Origin: L. Reminiscentiae, from reminiscor, to remember ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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reminiscence

reminiscence (s), reminiscences (pl) 1. The recollection of past experiences or events in speech or writing, or the act of recalling the past. 2. An experience or event remembered from the past. 3. Something which recalls or suggests something similar; such as, an event that brings to mind a similar or former event. 4. The Platonic doctri...
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reminiscence

Type: Term Pronunciation: rem′i-nis′sens Definitions: 1. In the psychology of learning, an improvement in recall, over that shown on the last trial, of incompletely learned material after an interval without practice.
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reminiscence

[n] - a mental impression retained and recalled from the past
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