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Memory

Mem´o`ry
n.1.
1.The faculty of the mind by which it retains the knowledge of previous thoughts, impressions, or events.
Memory is the purveyor of reason.
- Rambler.
2.The reach and positiveness with which a person can remember; the strength and trustworthiness of one's power to reach and represent or to recall the past; as, his memory was never wrong.
3.The actual and distinct retention and recognition of past ideas in the mind; remembrance; as, in memory of youth; memories of foreign lands.
4.The time within which past events can be or are remembered; as, within the memory of man.
And what, before thy memory, was done
From the begining.
- Milton.
5.Something, or an aggregate of things, remembered; hence, character, conduct, etc., as preserved in remembrance, history, or tradition; posthumous fame; as, the war became only a memory.
The memory of the just is blessed.
- Prov. x. 7.
That ever-living man of memory, Henry the Fifth.
- Shak.
The Nonconformists . . . have, as a body, always venerated her [Elizabeth's] memory.
- Macaulay.
6.A memorial.
To draw to memory
to put on record; to record.
- Chaucer. Gower.
Noun1.Memorymemory - something that is remembered; "search as he would, the memory was lost"
2.Memorymemory - the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered; "he can do it from memory"; "he enjoyed remembering his father"
Synonyms: remembering
3.memory - the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger"
4.Memorymemory - an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
5.memory - the area of cognitive psychology that studies memory processes; "he taught a graduate course on learning and memory"

MEMORY. Understanding; a capacity to make contracts, a will, or to commit a crime, so far as intention is necessary.
     2. Memory is sometimes employed to express the capacity of the understanding, and sometimes its power; when we speak of a retentive memory, we use it in the former sense; when of a ready memory, in the latter. Shelf. on Lun. Intr. 29, 30.
     3. Memory, in another sense, is the reputation, good or bad, which a man leaves at his death. This memory, when good, is highly prized by the relations of the deceased, and it is therefore libelous to throw a shade over the memory of the dead, when the writing has a tendency to create a breach of the peace, by inciting the friends and relations of the deceased to avenge the insult offered to the family. 4 T. R. 126; 5 Co. R. 125; Hawk. b. 1, c. 73, s. 1.

MEMORY, TIME OF. According to the English common law, which has been altered by 2 & 3 Wm. IV., c. 71, the time of memory commenced from the reign of Richard the First, A. D. 1189. 2 Bl. Com. 31.
     2. But proof of a regular usage for twenty years, not explained or contradicted, is evidence upon which many public and private rights are held, and sufficient for a jury in finding the existence of an immemorial custom or prescription. 2 Saund. 175, a, d; Peake's Ev. 336; 2 Price's R. 450; 4 Price's R. 198.

(storage)memory - These days, usually used synonymously with Random Access Memory or Read-Only Memory, but in the general sense it can be any device that can hold data in machine-readable format.
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