SEMANTIC MEMORY

the memory we have for general knowledge and in formation that is similar to that of a dictionary or an encyclopaedia. It is memory we can recall and rely on.

SEMANTIC MEMORY: "Semantic memory is our memory for the meanings of words."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEMANTIC MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/semantic-memory/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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