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memory trace

[′mem·rē ′trās]
(physiology)
(psychology)
An experience intentionally forgotten but not fully repressed, which may result in the development of a neurotic conflict.
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Neuroscientists have tried for decades to locate the sites of memory traces within the brain.
We might notice that the whole activation process is highly context-specific: how a concept emerges will vary according to which episodic or memory traces have been activated by the probe.
This, then, gives us a way of translating and redeveloping Abhinavagupta's notion that the affective component of memory traces is the source of rasa.
He is not arguing against memory traces because they are often conceived of as physical, as located in the brain.
Certainly, the psychoanalytic context of memory traces linked with past desires does not transcend the limits of one life, nor does Dusyanta's awakening to desire, his forgetting and remembering transcend one life span of human limit.
Libeskind has also contrived to establish the memory trace of the Berlin cinematic landscape/streetscape of the 1920s.
visual cues to help users establish a memory trace (remind customers of the location of previously visited areas of the library).
Dreams reflect the brain's attempt to identify and evaluate jumbled weak memory traces in the light of emotional signals.
Emotion as memory: Anatomical systems underlying indelible memory traces.
Angel of Memory traces Broder's life from Nazi Vienna to Chile, where she settled, raised her children, and lived the rest of her days.
Enhanced hippocampus activity during slow wave sleep reflects the processing of memory traces, which eventually leads to an improvement in performance the next day," the scientists conclude in the Oct.