SEMANTIC ENCODING

the cognitive encoding of new information focusing on the meaningful aspects as opposed to the perceived characteristics. You read about also conceptually driven process; deep processing; top-down processing.

SEMANTIC ENCODING: "In semantic coding we process new information."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEMANTIC ENCODING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/semantic-encoding/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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