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total recall

noun
1.
the ability to remember with complete, detailed accuracy.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • In the beginning total recall of personnel could be done by siren or activation of personal pagers.
British Dictionary definitions for total recall

total recall

noun
1.
(psychol) the faculty or an instance of complete and clear recall of every detail of something
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Contemporary definitions for total recall
noun

the ability to remember with clarity every detail of a particular event or experience or all of the events of one's life; also, the ability to remember the details of objects

noun

See eidetic memory

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