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A type of declarative memory that involves the recall of semantic meaning, as opposed to events per se.

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Most efficient (highest-bandwidth) memory encoding scheme?

Memory competitions have different events; most of them revolve around memorizing digits, cards, faces, etc. over a defined period of time. However, world champions use established techniques like ...
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The full range of implications of LATL damage

I'm studying the phenomenon of acquired savant syndrome, and the literature I've read till now frames it as such (not a quote, just my understanding): Savant syndrome occurs when the left anterior ...
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What is the difference between semantic activation to lexical processing?

I am reading the review paper: Levels of processing during non-conscious perception: a critical review of visual masking and have encountered the terms: semantic activation and lexical processing. ...