Even gorier are the flashback scenes when Aristotle attends his physician father for a cesarean section and trepanation.
To give just one example of the way that culture has influenced how we think about trauma, consider the “flashback.”
While excoriating the IRS, Huckabee brings his readers along on a flashback to his youth.
flashback flash·back (flāsh'bāk')
An unexpected recurrence of the effects of a hallucinogenic drug long after its original use.
A recurring, intensely vivid mental image of a past traumatic experience.