GRE Word List

MNEMONIC

pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid

The meaning of the word mnemonic is pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid.

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