short-term memory

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short-term memory

[‚shȯrt ‚tərm ′mem·rē]
(psychology)
Conscious, brief retention of information that is currently being processed in a person's mind.
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Figure 13 illustrates that the max value of CPU usage and active memory, in both tenant and cloud platform, is growing with the increase of user number.
Through the Restoring Active Memory program, DARPA aims to better understand the underlying neurological basis of memory loss and speed the development of innovative therapies.
Thus by an active and voluntary recovery of memories, she reproduces the Jewish notion of history as active memory where the Subject can find her place.
A vivid sense of history and an active memory, to be sure, lead only a relatively few people to violence.
Such notions as active tattoos will probably contain sensors and ID tags at first, but will begin to contain active memory and computation.
The active memory of this event is now hopelessly confused and the efforts by conspiracy theorist or other well intentioned individuals to arrive at some apparent truth of the event is irrelevant.
The vast majority of forgotten or dissociated memories recalled in therapy occur not because of active memory retrieval efforts but because of"the creation of a context and a discourse that recognizes and acknowledges such traumas" (Price, 1995, p.
The active memory formula blends ginkgo biloba with huperzine-A to promote memory, focus and concentration.
We propose new scheduling techniques and a run-time active memory management scheme to improve memory utilization while retaining good time efficiency, and we provide a theoretical analysis on correctness and performance.
Biological symptoms can "bear witness to the actualities of traumatic events' for which a person has no active memory (Waites 1993, 36).
It is also a deeply political issue for Washington, even as the war itself fades as an active memory for most Americans.
Their processing power and active memory will reside within the screen matrix and interchangeable solid-state devices the size of credit cards will replace mechanical disk drives, Fidler explained.