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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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A multiple-baseline across participants design was used to examine the effects of structured self-monitoring on immediate recall and quiz accuracy.
She examined student behavior during video viewing, student reaction to specific types of viewing guides, and student ability to write immediate recall protocols.
Ipswich will hand an immediate recall to Marcus Bent - their pounds 2.
NAA/NMHC have again written to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) urging an immediate recall of candles with lead wicks in order to protect children from a source of lead exposure.
Spokesmen for the Reform Party of Canada have repeatedly called for an immediate recall of Parliament to amend the Immigration Act to prevent similar events in the future.
These tests consisted of memory for pictures of common items seen the day before and immediate recall of walking paths from one location to another in an experimental maze.
Our immediate recall of 100% of our product was taken with the assumption that a link could be found between our peanut butter and the reported cases of Salmonella.
After the bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha, both the Congress and the Trinamool Congress (TMC) staged protests in the house, and asked for the bill's immediate recall and withdrawal.
The North West Leicestershire MP said: "In my opinion we need an immediate recall of Parliament to debate any further involvement in this crisis.
A final decision will be made today after Tuilagi has featured in training, but Lancaster appears willing to hand his most destructive player an immediate recall even though he will have been out for a month.
The Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety said it was informed by a European Union warning system that two German companies had issued an immediate recall and sales ban of cucumbers, tomatoes and aubergines they had delivered to stores in the Alpine republic.
Ameobi, 28, has targeted a return against Watford this weekend, but Hughton says he is not guaranteed an immediate recall.

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