ATTENTION DECREMENT

the tendency for items or events that receive less attention to be remembered more poorly than those that receive more attention.

ATTENTION DECREMENT: "Attention decrement refers to the idea that if an event isn't attended to well, it will frequently be forgotten."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ATTENTION DECREMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/attention-decrement/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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