RETRIEVAL CUE

Some aid utilized to direct memory recollection. See also: cue-dependent forgetting; ecphoria; encoding specificity principle.

RETRIEVAL CUE: "Retrieval cues can be as simple as tying a piece of string around your finger."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RETRIEVAL CUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/retrieval-cue/ (accessed July 3, 2020).
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