a type of spatial cognition which consists of finding and retaining items in spatial arrays. It shouldn't be confused with the more typical item-location memory.
What is OBJECT AND LOCATION MEMORY?
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OBJECT AND LOCATION MEMORY: "It would appear that Gary's object and location memory has been affected by the damage to his brain."
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