“My recollection is that Governor Romney sent the National Guard in within 24 hours,” he says.
She woke up and realized she had no recollection of the past several hours.
I had no memory of the other two, and that information was used to discredit my recollection of what had happened to me.
1590s, "a gathering together again," from French récollection (14c.) or directly from Medieval Latin recollectionem (nominative recollectio), noun of action from past participle stem of recolligere (see recollect). Meaning "act of recalling to memory" is from 1680s; a thing or scene so recalled, from 1781.