Act of recalling past experiences or events. In psychology, the ability to better perform a task after a period of time has lapsed from the initial learning, than immediately after the task is learned. See also: autobiographical memory, episodic memory, life review.

REMINISCENCE: "The old man often got lost in reminiscences about his glory days."
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