the type of memory that retains information obtained by hearing and the ears. Auditory memory may represent either short-term memory or long-term memory, and the material retained may be linguistic (e.g., words) or nonlinguistic (e.g., music).

AUDITORY MEMORY: "The person who remembered the tune of a song on the radio was using auditory memory."
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