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forgettery

[fer-get-uh-ree] /fərˈgɛt ə ri/
noun
1.
a faculty or facility for forgetting; faulty memory:
a witness with a very convenient forgettery.
Origin of forgettery
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; forget + -ery
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  • Every day for a week, he had to spend an hour in the "forgettery."

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  • Not one of the other children had had to use it, so it began to be called "Donald's forgettery."

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