FLASHBULB MEMORY

the term that is given to any memory that is associated with a personally significant or emotional event. These memories have a photographic quality of the moment.

FLASHBULB MEMORY: "A flashbulb memory is one that captures a personal moment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLASHBULB MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flashbulb-memory/ (accessed July 15, 2019).
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