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rote learning in Medicine

rote learning n.
Learning or memorization by repetition, often without an understanding of the reasoning or relationships involved in the material that is learned.

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  • The opposite of these two methods of rote learning is my method, which injects an active process between each pair of words.

    Assimilative Memory Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)

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