SENSORY MEMORY

brief memory storage of sensory information which holds material before it is recoded for other memory or for comprehension. It is also called sensory information store; sensory register.

SENSORY MEMORY: "An example of sensory memory is our iconic memory that will hold an image for a split second."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSORY MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-memory/ (accessed November 30, 2020).
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